• Short Summary

    TALKS BETWEEN BRITISH AND GIBRALTAR MINISTERS AND OFFICIALS BEGAN AT THE COMMONWEALTH OFFICE IN LONDON TODAY (TUESDAY) ON THE REFERENDUM TO BE HELD ON SEPTEMBER THE 10TH TO FIND WAYS OF COUNTERING UNSPECIFIED SPANISH THREATS OF RETALIATION.

  • Description

    TALKS BETWEEN BRITISH AND GIBRALTAR MINISTERS AND OFFICIALS BEGAN AT THE COMMONWEALTH OFFICE IN LONDON TODAY (TUESDAY) ON THE REFERENDUM TO BE HELD ON SEPTEMBER THE 10TH TO FIND WAYS OF COUNTERING UNSPECIFIED SPANISH THREATS OF RETALIATION.

    SIR JOSHUA HASSAN, CHIEF MINISTER OF GIBRALTAR, AND GENERAL SIR JOHN LATHSBURY, THE GOVERNOR, ARRIVED IN LONDON OVER THE WEEKEND, AND MR PETER ISOLA, DEPUTY CHIEF MINISTER, WITH MR HOWARD DAVIS, THE FINANCIAL SECRETARY, ARRIVED YESTERDAY. LORD SHEPHERD, MINISTER OF STATE FOR COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS, WILL REPRESENT BRITAIN.

    IN AN AIDE-MEMOIRE ON JULY 3RD, THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT, IN OBJECTING TO THE PROPOSED REFERENDUM TO ASCERTAIN THE WISHES OF THE PEOPLE OF GIBRALTAR -- WHETHER THEY PEOPLE OF GIBRALTAR -- WHETHER THEY PREFERRED UNION WITH SPAIN OR ASSOCIATION WITH BRITAIN -- SAID THAT BRITAIN WOULD HAVE TO ACCEPT THE CONSEQUENCES OF SUCH AN ACTION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA727500DPWNS1J2IH5Q4BYVPZV
    Media URN:
    VLVA727500DPWNS1J2IH5Q4BYVPZV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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