• Short Summary

    The Foreign Minister of the Soviet Union, Andrei Gromyko, in a vehement General Assembly address, accused the United States of trying to delude the world by what he called peace soap bubbles while escalating the war.

  • Description


    Soviet Foreign Minister Gromyko addressing the U.N. General Assembly; also shots of U.S. Ambassador Goldberg listening to Gromyko's speech.



    TRANSCRIPT: "The war in Vietnam is the most large scale war since 1945. This danger lies not only with scale and intensity of hostilities, it also ??? at any moment, the fact that fighting can overrun the new areas and draw new states into its ???. It is quite in vain that Washington is trying to delude people by trying to make all kinds of tranquillizing ???. To act in this way means telling an untruth ??? eye on the real danger lying in the way of the ??? in connection with the war in Vietnam."




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    Background: The Foreign Minister of the Soviet Union, Andrei Gromyko, in a vehement General Assembly address, accused the United States of trying to delude the world by what he called peace soap bubbles while escalating the war. The Soviet Foreign Minister said military operations threaten to draw new states into the Vietnam conflict.

    In this film, Mr. Gromyko said the following:

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB1IWX36KHLKYJLBFXQZYY1FHZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAB1IWX36KHLKYJLBFXQZYY1FHZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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