• Short Summary

    THE VIETNAM PEACE TALKS BETWEEN AMERICAN AND NORTH VIETNAMESE ENVOYS IS EXPECTED TO TAKE PLACE AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTRE IN PARIS.

  • Description

    THE VIETNAM PEACE TALKS BETWEEN AMERICAN AND NORTH VIETNAMESE ENVOYS IS EXPECTED TO TAKE PLACE AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTRE IN PARIS. THE CENTRE, NEAR THE FAMOUS ARC DE TRIOMPHE, WAS ONCE THE LUXURY "MAJESTIC HOTEL", AND WAS THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE NAZI GESTAPO DURING THE GERMAN OCCUPATION OF FRANCE IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

    THE CENTRE WAS ALSO USED AT ONE TIME AS TEMPORARY HEADQUARTERS OF THE UNITED NATIONS EDUCATION SCIENTIFIC AND CULTURAL ORGANISATION (UNESCO). IT IS NOW RUN BY THE FRENCH FOREIGN MINISTRY AND USED FOR A WIDE RANGE OF INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS. THE ENVOYS TO TAKE PART IN THE COMING TALKS AND MR. MAI VAN BO, THE NORTH VIETNAMESE DELEGATE-GENERAL, AND MR. WOODRUFF WALLNER, THE U.S. CHARGE D'AFFAIRES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAESSP92DXHXKWO62ZBCHP3QM37
    Media URN:
    VLVAESSP92DXHXKWO62ZBCHP3QM37
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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