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    A representative of the Dai Dong condemned nuclear proliferation and international war preparations on Friday (9 June) in a speech at the United Nations Environment Conference in Stockholm.

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    A representative of the Dai Dong condemned nuclear proliferation and international war preparations on Friday (9 June) in a speech at the United Nations Environment Conference in Stockholm. The Dai Dong describe themselves as a voluntary, non-governmental movement committed to the creation of a world community able to act in ways genuinely relevant to current world conditions.

    The Dai Dong, sponsored by the International Fellowship of Reconciliation, are opposed to certain aspects of the Stockholm conference, feeling that it misses the point in some areas. The speaker representing the organisation in one of the few non-government personalities who've been allowed to speak at the conference.

    The Dai Dong representative said that military technology is a major source of pollution and resource depletion.

    In another issue, the people's Republic of China on Saturday (10 June), launched its fiercest attack upon American activities in Indochina since the February Peking summit and demanded a strong condemnation from the conference. But Chief Delegation Tang Ke didn't make clear whether his government wanted the condemnation of American ecological warfare included in the declaration of environmental principles upon which the success of the conference largely rests.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB5RH5ANTM9VWYED9QDXD6UPHT
    Media URN:
    VLVAB5RH5ANTM9VWYED9QDXD6UPHT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
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    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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