• Short Summary

    United Nations Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim called on Tuesday (12 September) for the General Assembly to take formal action against terrorism, declaring that the United Nations "cannot be a mute spectator" to increasing violence.

  • Description

    United Nations Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim called on Tuesday (12 September) for the General Assembly to take formal action against terrorism, declaring that the United Nations "cannot be a mute spectator" to increasing violence.

    Mr. Waldheim made his comments at his annual news conference, before the opening of the 27th General Assembly which convenes on Tuesday (19 September).

    Mr. Waldheim acknowledged that his proposal against terrorism will face difficulties in the General Assembly. But, he said that it was up to the 132-nation assembly to find the measures to deal with the abduction and killing of diplomats, and the increasing acts of violence in the world.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA6VZVSOQ3LTCGAP39ZO7WUKXM
    Media URN:
    VLVAA6VZVSOQ3LTCGAP39ZO7WUKXM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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