• Short Summary

    SIGNOR FANFANI, THE ITALIAN PRIME MINISTER, WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS FOREIGN MINISTER, SIGNOR SEGNI, WHEN HE FLEW INTO LONDON JANUARY 16 FOR HIS TALKS NEXT DAY WITH MR MACMILLAN, THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER.

  • Description

    SIGNOR FANFANI, THE ITALIAN PRIME MINISTER, WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS FOREIGN MINISTER, SIGNOR SEGNI, WHEN HE FLEW INTO LONDON JANUARY 16 FOR HIS TALKS NEXT DAY WITH MR MACMILLAN, THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER.BOTH MR MACMILLAN AND LORD HOME, THE FOREIGN SECRETARY, WERE AT THE AIRPORT TO MEET THEM.

    BEFORE HE LEFT ROME, SIGNOR FANFANI SAID THAT ONE THING HE WANTED TO DO IN LONDON WAS TO SMOOTH BRITAIN'S PATH INTO THE COMMON MARKET.THE ITALIAN PRIME MINISTER IS THOUGHT FOR A LONG TIME TO HAVE VALUED THE PROSPECT OF CLOSE BRITISH PARTICIPATION IN THE WESTERN EUROPEAN COMMUNITY.

    SOME OF THE ITALIAN CHRISTIAN DEMOCRATIC LEADERS ARE SAID TO HAVE BEEN INCLINED TO THINK PRIMARILY IN TERMS OF GREATER INTEGRATION ON THE BASIS OF THE SIX COUNTRIES WHICH AT PRESENT CONSTITUTE THE COMMON MARKET.

    ALTHOUGH MR MACMILLAN AND SIGNOR FANFANI WILL HAVE NO FORMAL AGENDA, THEY ARE EXPECTED TO DISCUSS AFRO-ASIAN AFFAIRS, EAST-WEST RELATIONS AND BERLIN.BOTH LEADERS, IT IS THOUGHT, WILL WANT TO SURVEY THEIR UNITED NATIONS POLICY.

    THE ITALIAN PRIME MINISTER, AND SIGNOR SEGNI, ARE EXPECTED TO RETURN TO ROME ON JANUARY 18.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACYLKJ3GFUH30SJNYQG3Q99EWY
    Media URN:
    VLVACYLKJ3GFUH30SJNYQG3Q99EWY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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