• Short Summary

    THE FIRST WORLD-WIDE UNITED NATIONS SEMINAR ON SPECIAL PROBLEMS RELATING TO HUMAN RIGHTS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES WAS OPENED IN NICOSIA YESTERDAY (THURSDAY).

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    SV DELEGATES
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    SV MAKARIOS AND SCHREIBER
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    SV MEMBERS OF GOVERNMENT
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    SV & CU SCHREIBER SPEAKING
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    CU PAKISTAN, U.A.R., AND BRAZILIAN DELEGATES (3 SHOTS)
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    CU INDIA, JORDAN, URUGUAY, TURKEY AND LIBERIA DELEGATES (5 SHOTS)
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    SV JUSTICE TRIANTAFYLLIDES SPEAKING
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    SV ARABIAN DELEGATES
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FIRST WORLD-WIDE UNITED NATIONS SEMINAR ON SPECIAL PROBLEMS RELATING TO HUMAN RIGHTS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES WAS OPENED IN NICOSIA YESTERDAY (THURSDAY).

    PRESIDENT MAKARIOS OF CYPRUS WAS PRESENT AT THE MEETING, WHICH IS BEING ATTENDED BY DELEGATES FROM 30 COUNTRIES. THE DELEGATES, ACTING IN A PRIVATE CAPACITY, ARE AT THE SEMINAR IN ADDITION TO OBSERVERS FROM MANY UNITED NATIONS ORGANISATIONS AND INTERNATIONAL BODIES.

    THE SEMINAR IS THE FIRST ON A WORLD-WIDE RATHER THAN A REGIONAL BASIS.

    MR. MARC SCHREIBER, REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE U.N., OFFICIALLY OPENED THE MEETING. HE EMPHASISED THE NEED FOR THE PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS NOT TO BE SACRIFICED FOR ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT.

    PRESIDENT MAKARIOS TOLD DELEGATES: "PEACE CANNOT PREVAIL WHEN THE REMNANTS OF COLONIALISM HAVE NOT BE ERADICATED. THE RESPECT OF HUMAN RIGHTS IS A BASIC FACTOR FOR PRESERVATION OF PEACE IN THE WORLD."

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEFZ7K89VRMQTTSTHZ8CWDD6P8
    Media URN:
    VLVAEFZ7K89VRMQTTSTHZ8CWDD6P8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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