• Short Summary

    IN OSLO, APR 27 - AS THE NORWEGIAN PARLIAMENT SAT FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE DAY TO DEBATE WHETHER THE COUNTRY SHOULD APPLY FOR MEMBERSHIP OR ASSOCIATION WITH THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - A LARGE CROWD OF DEMONSTRATORS GATHERED OUTSIDE THE TOWN HALL AND LISTENED TO SPEECHES DIRECTED AGAINST PARTICIPATION IN THE COMMON MARKET.

  • Description

    IN OSLO, APR 27 - AS THE NORWEGIAN PARLIAMENT SAT FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE DAY TO DEBATE WHETHER THE COUNTRY SHOULD APPLY FOR MEMBERSHIP OR ASSOCIATION WITH THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY - A LARGE CROWD OF DEMONSTRATORS GATHERED OUTSIDE THE TOWN HALL AND LISTENED TO SPEECHES DIRECTED AGAINST PARTICIPATION IN THE COMMON MARKET.

    AFTER MARCHING TO THE STORTING, WHERE THEY SENT IN A DEPUTATION TO LOBBY MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT, THE DEMONSTRATORS RETURNED TO THE TOWN HALL FOR A FINAL RALLY ATTENDED BY AN ESTIMATED CROWD OF 5,000.

    THE BASIS FOR THE PARLIAMENTARY DEBATE, WHICH HAS SPLIT THE NORWEGIAN LABOUR PARTY, IS A MAJORITY RECOMMENDATION OF THE FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE OF THE STORTING IN FAVOUR OF FULL MEMBERSHIP. OPPONENTS OF SUCH A STEP HAVE FAVOUR ORGANISED A NUMBER OF DEMONSTRATIONS, BUT DESPITE THEIR EFFORTS IT IS EXPECTED THAT THE RECOMMENDATION WILL BE CARRIED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABT3DKKTBOT28XAUQCSSUT5QWW
    Media URN:
    VLVABT3DKKTBOT28XAUQCSSUT5QWW
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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