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    MR. ADLAI E. STEVENSON, THE AMERICAN AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED NATIONS, TODAY (MONDAY) VISITED THE?

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    MR. ADLAI E. STEVENSON, THE AMERICAN AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED NATIONS, TODAY (MONDAY) VISITED THE DEFENCE COLLEGE OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANISATION (NATO) IN PARIS.

    MR STEVENSON IS ON A TOUR OF EUROPE TO CONSULT GOVERNMENT LEADERS IF FRANCE, BRITAIN, BELGIUM, AND WEST GERMANY. HE IS TO SEE M. GEORGES POMPIDOU, THE FRENCH PRIME MINISTER, TOMORROW (TUESDAY) AND HE LEAVES FOR LONDON ON WEDNESDAY.

    IN HIS VISIT TO THE NATO DEFENCE COLLEGE TODAY. MR. STEVENSON SAID THAT HIS GOVERNMENT CONSIDERED THE DEFENCE OF EUROPE FORMED PART OF THE DEFENCE OF THE UNITED STATES ITSELF. HE SAID THE HISTORY OF THE LAST TWO WORLD WARS SHOWED THAT THE SECURITY OF THE UNITED STATES WAS "INDISSOLUBLY" LINKED WITH THAT OF EUROPE.

    HE ADDED THAT THE UNITED STATES WOULD NOT HESITATE TO FULFILL ITS OBLIGATIONS IN THE EVENT OF AN ATTACK ON BERLIN OR ANY MEMBER COUNTRY OF THE ATLANTIC ALLIANCE.

    MR STEVENSON WAS GREETED ON HIS ARRIVAL AT THE COLLEGE BY GENERAL MARTINO, THE COMMANDANT.

    THE COLLEGE IS HOUSED IN A WING OF THE ECOL MILITAIRE FACING THE EIFFEL TOWER IN PARIS. IT TRAINS MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED SENIOR OFFICERS AND CIVIL OFFICIALS FROM THE 15 NATO NATIONS EVERY YEAR FOR KEY POSTS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8XPEOKIO3PSHUOJ1ASTF6F9SY
    Media URN:
    VLVA8XPEOKIO3PSHUOJ1ASTF6F9SY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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