• Short Summary

    THERE WAS A BIG TURN-OUT BY AFRICAN DELEGATIONS FOR THE 57TH CONFERENCE OF THE INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION MEETING WHICH OPENED IN NEW DELHI YESTERDAY.

  • Description

    THERE WAS A BIG TURN-OUT BY AFRICAN DELEGATIONS FOR THE 57TH CONFERENCE OF THE INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION MEETING WHICH OPENED IN NEW DELHI YESTERDAY.

    THE EIGHT-DAY-CONFERENCE OPENED IN THE SHADOW OF A ROW OVER THE REFERENCE TO THE MIDDLE EAST SITUATION IN THE IPU SECRETARY-GENERAL'S REPORT.

    THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC WITHDREW FROM THE CONFERENCE EVEN BEFORE IT HAD BEGUN, CHARGING THE SECRETARY-GENERAL, M. ANDREW DE BLONAY OF SWITZERLAND, WITH BIAS AND DISTORTION IN HIS REPORT ON THE MIDDLE EAST. IT WAS SUPPORTED BY SOVIET AND MOST EASTERN EUROPEAN DELEGATES.

    ONE OF THE MAIN TOPICS FOR THE CONFERENCE TO DISCUSS IS THE ROLE OF SMALL AND MEDIUM POWERS IN MAINTAINING PEACE, ARMS CONTROL, AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9XBSE3H93C8BUUMFXCMCWX3KV
    Media URN:
    VLVA9XBSE3H93C8BUUMFXCMCWX3KV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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