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    North Atlantic Treaty mutual aid agreement signed byrepresentatives from western democracies of the United Nations

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Twelve Nations Sign the Atlantic Pact

    USA: Washington D.C.:
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    ACHESON DEAN (US Secretary of State) Greets President Truman on arrival at Washington for signing of the North Atlantic Treaty, by twelve nations. Later, seen signing the treaty after Mr Bevin, on behalf of U.S.A.


    BEVIN (British Minister of Labour, Foreign Secretary) Signing the North Atlantic Treaty on behalf of Gt. Britain Makes fine speech of their hopes and beliefs in Washington.


    LESTER. B. Pearson (Prime Minister of Canada) signing the North Atlantic Treaty on behalf of Canada in State Auditorium, Washington


    NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY Being signed in State Auditorium, Washington by twelve member nations. Acheson greets Truman on arrival. Among those seen signing are Spaak for Belgium, Lester B. Pearson for Canada, Sforza for Italy, Schumann for France Bevin for Britain and Acheson for U.S.A.Bevin makes speech while other say few words before signing


    M. ROBERT SCHUMAN (French Prime Minister, statesman) Seen signing the North Atlantic Treaty in Washington on behalf of France


    SFORZA (Italian politician), Count Signing the North Atlantic Treaty in Washington on behalf of Italy


    SPAAK (Belgian politician) Seen signing North Atlantic Treaty on behalf of Belgium at Washington


    TREATIES Signing of the North Atlantic Treaty in State Auditorium, Washington, as twelve nation assemble for occasion. Seen signing, Mr. Spaak of Belgium, Pearson of Canada, Schumann for France, Count Sforza for Italy, Bevin for Britain and Dean Acheson for U.S.A. Bevin for Britain and Dean Acheson for U.S.A. Bevin makes speech


    WASHINGTON. Signing of the North Atlantic Treaty in state Auditorium Washington, Mr Acheson greets Mr Truman. Seen signing Spaak, Pearon, schumann, SforzaBevan & Acheson,


    Multi-national Groupings; North Atlantic Treaty Organisation; Diplomacy

    speeches, signings, pact, mutual aid, security, international
    Background: North Atlantic Treaty mutual aid agreement signed byrepresentatives from western democracies of the United Nations

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    Film ID:
    VLVADECHML8W90SBX8PSEL6AP6D2A
    Media URN:
    VLVADECHML8W90SBX8PSEL6AP6D2A
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:13:00
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    /
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    N/A

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