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    THE THIRD WORLD "ATOMS FOR PEACE" CONFERENCE OPENED THIS MORNING (MONDAY) IN GENEVA. THE CONFERENCE?

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    THE THIRD WORLD "ATOMS FOR PEACE" CONFERENCE OPENED THIS MORNING (MONDAY) IN GENEVA. THE CONFERENCE IS BEING ATTENDED BY NEARLY FOUR THOUSAND NUCLEAR SCIENTIST, REACTOR ENGINEERS AND ATOMIC POWER SPECIALISTS FROM 75 COUNTRIES.

    ALTOGETHER 750 PAPERS, SUBMITTED BY 37 COUNTRIES, WILL BE PRESENTED. THE CONFERENCE IS BEING PRESIDED OVER BY PROFESSOR VASILY EMELYANOV OF THE SOVIET ACADEMY OF SCIENCES.

    AT ITS OPENING SESSION THE CONFERENCE WAS ADDRESSED BY U THANT, THE UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL. HE TOLD THE DELEGATES THAT ONLY NUCLEAR POWER COULD FILL THE IMMENSE REQUIREMENTS OF WORLD DEMAND. HE EMPHASIZED THAT THE CONFERENCE MUST BENEFIT DEVELOPING COUNTRIES AND THE KEY TO THIS WAS INCREASED TRAINING. IF THE SMALLER AND LESS DEVELOPED COUNTRIES WERE TO SHARE IN THE ADVANCE MADE BY MORE INDUSTRIALIZED COUNTRIES "INTERNATIONAL CO-OPERATION IS AN IMPERATIVE NECESSITY HERE." U THANT ADDED: "THE PEACEFUL USES OF THE ATOM WOULD EVENTUALLY BE REGARDED AS THE WORK OF ALL MANKIND RATHER THAN THE EXCLUSIVE PRESERVE OF PARTICULAR NATIONS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA7ODLUPEG7QYXCHVSAUHGPVUX
    Media URN:
    VLVAA7ODLUPEG7QYXCHVSAUHGPVUX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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