• Short Summary

    THE WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR, DR. KONRAD ADENAUER, ARRIVED AT HIS HOLIDAY VILLA, ON LAKE COMO,?

  • Description

    THE WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR, DR. KONRAD ADENAUER, ARRIVED AT HIS HOLIDAY VILLA, ON LAKE COMO, NEAR MILAN ITALY, ON MARCH 15.

    HIS HOLIDAY WAS INTERRUPTED ON MARCH 18, WHEN THE CHANCELLOR HAD TO RETURN TO BONN TO FACE A THREAT TO HIS GOVERNMENT FOR BANNING PIPELINE DELIVERIES TO EAST EUROPEAN COUNTRIES IN OBEDIENCE WITH NATO.

    THE CRITICAL DEBATE, SCHEDULED FOR 4.30 PM WAS THREE TIMES POSTPONED. IT FINALLY BEGAN AT 1730 (GMT).

    AFTER A VOTE ON THE GOVERNMENT EMBARGO, THE SPEAKER RULED THAT THERE WAS NO QUORUM. ONLY 245 DEPUTIES VOTED, WHILE A PARTICIPATION OF AT LEAST 250 IS REQUIRED. OF THOSE WHO VOTED 244 WERE FOR AND ONE AGAINST THE MOTION.

    THE FOLLOWING DAY (MARCH 19) DR. ADENAUER RETURNED TO HIS VILLA TO CONTINUE HIS HOLIDAY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA850O7R7YWR9BZW9XM7RIMJOI2
    Media URN:
    VLVA850O7R7YWR9BZW9XM7RIMJOI2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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