• Short Summary

    NEXT FRIDAY (DECEMBER 10, IS HUMAN RIGHTS DAY, AND TO MARK THE OCCASION U THANT, THE UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL, HAS ISSUED A STATEMENT TO THE PEOPLES OF THE WORLD.

  • Description

    NEXT FRIDAY (DECEMBER 10, IS HUMAN RIGHTS DAY, AND TO MARK THE OCCASION U THANT, THE UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL, HAS ISSUED A STATEMENT TO THE PEOPLES OF THE WORLD.

    THE UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS WAS ADOPTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON DECEMBER 10, 1948. IN 1950, THE U.N. CALLED ON ALL MEMBERS TO OBSERVE THIS DAY AS HUMAN RIGHTS DAY.

    U THANT SAID THE ADOPTION OF THE DECLARATION WAS ONE OF THE MOST FAR-REACHING ACTIONS OF THE U.N. HE SAID IT PUT "INTO WORDS THE ELEMENTS OF DECENT, DIGNIFIED AND ORDERLY HUMAN BEHAVIOUR AND LIFE ITSELF, AND THUS EXPRESSES THE HIGHEST ASPIRATIONS OF THE U.N.". HE WENT ON: --

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    Film ID:
    VLVAD0CU54R7QNV9QKE0681A2NLX8
    Media URN:
    VLVAD0CU54R7QNV9QKE0681A2NLX8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/12/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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