• Short Summary

    THE FOREIGN MINISTERS OF THE EUROPEAN COMMON MARKET ARE TO MEET AGAIN IN TEN DAY'S TIME (JAN 28-29) IN A BID TO SETTLE THE SIX-MONTH OLD COMMUNITY CRISIS WITH FRANCE.

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    1.
    GV HOTEL DE VILLE
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    2.
    ANGLE V. FLAGS OUTSIDE BUILDING
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    3.
    CU NAME "HOTEL DE VILLE"
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    4.
    GV INT. DELEGATES ASSEMBLED
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    5.
    SV DELEGATES TALK
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    6.
    CU CAMERAMEN
    0.22

    7.
    CU MR WERNER INTERVIEWED (FRENCH SOF)
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    8.
    SV CAMERAMEN
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    COMMON MARKET CONFERENCE BUILDING IN LUXEMBOURG, DELEGATES ASSEMBLED, PRIME MINISTER WERNER OF LUXEMBOURG INTERVIEWED (FRENCH SOF).



    QUESTION: "M. COUVE DE MURVILLE SIGNED A TEN-POINT MEMORANDUM ON THE ROLE OF THE COMMISSION. HAVE YOU EACH BEEN ABLE TO STUDY IT, AND DID YOU DISCUSS IT THIS MORNING?



    ANSWER: "WE DID DISCUSS THE MEMORANDUM; THE CONCLUSIONS TO BE DRAWN FROM IT IN A DEFINITIVE FORM WILL COME LATER.



    QUESTION:"IT IS SAID THAT THE GERMAN DELEGATION IS ABSOLUTELY HOSTILE TO THE FRENCH PROPOSALS IN THE MEMORANDUM.



    ANSWER: "THE MEMORANDUM HAS BEEN DISCUSSED, WHICH MEANS THAT THE PROBLEMS HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED AS THE PROBLEMS OF ALL. OF COURSE THERE ARE POINTS WORTH TAKING UP, AND OTHERS WORTH DROPPING."



    QUESTION: "M. COUVE DE MURVILLE A SIGN UN MEMORANDUM EN DIX POINTS SUR LE ROLE DE LA COMMISSION. AVEZ-VOUS PU A TOUR DE ROLE ETUDIER CE MEMORANDUM, EN AVEZ-VOUS DISCUTE CE MATIN?



    ANSWER : "NOUS AVONS ETUDIE CE MEMORANDUM, CE MEMORANDUM A ETE DISCUTE, LES CONCLUSIONS A EN TIRER D'UNE FACON DEFINITIVE SERONT ARRETEES PLUS TARD.



    QUESTION: "ON DIT QUE LA DELEGATION ALLEMANDE EST ABSOLUMENT HOSTILE A CE MEMORANDUM, A CETTE PROPOSITION DE LA FRANCE?



    ANSWER : " LE MEMORANDUM A ETE DISCUTE, CE QUE SIGNIFIE QUE LES PROBLEMS SONT ACCEPTES EN TANT QUE PROBLEMES PAR TOUT LE MONDE, MAIS IL Y A EVIDEMMENT A PRENDRE ET A LAISSER."




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FOREIGN MINISTERS OF THE EUROPEAN COMMON MARKET ARE TO MEET AGAIN IN TEN DAY'S TIME (JAN 28-29) IN A BID TO SETTLE THE SIX-MONTH OLD COMMUNITY CRISIS WITH FRANCE. TODAY (TUESDAY) AT THE END OF TWO DAYS OF TALKING, THE SESSION ENDED IN DEADLOCK AS BEFORE.

    MR PIERRE WERNER, THE LUXEMBOURG PRIME MINISTER AND CHAIRMAN OF THE SESSION JUST ENDED, WAS ASKED AT A PRESS CONFERENCE ABOUT FRANCE'S POSITION REGARDING THE ROLE AND POWERS OF THE COMMUNITY'S EXECUTIVE COMMISSION - ONE OF THE MAIN STUMBLING BLOCKS OF THE CRISIS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADO0PHW55DK91CX8WTK1ANSUUP
    Media URN:
    VLVADO0PHW55DK91CX8WTK1ANSUUP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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