• Short Summary

    ONLY A SMALL CROWD OF SPECTATORS WERE ON HAND TO SEE THE ARRIVAL OF PRESIDENT DE GAULLE OF FRANCE AND BRITISH PRIME MINISTER MACMILLAN AT THE CHATEAU DE CHAMPS, OUTSIDE PARIS, JUNE 2.

  • Description

    ONLY A SMALL CROWD OF SPECTATORS WERE ON HAND TO SEE THE ARRIVAL OF PRESIDENT DE GAULLE OF FRANCE AND BRITISH PRIME MINISTER MACMILLAN AT THE CHATEAU DE CHAMPS, OUTSIDE PARIS, JUNE 2. AT THE CHATEAU THE STATESMEN WERE SCHEDULED TO HAVE TWO DAYS OF TALKS ON THE PROBLEMS FACING THE BRITISH ENTRY INTO THE COMMON MARKET.

    MR. MACMILLAN, WHO WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE, LADY DOROTHY, FLEW TO PARIS FROM LONDON WHERE THE SAME DAY HE HAD ATTENDED THE TROOPING OF THE COLOUR CEREMONY IN THE PRESENCE QUEEN ELIZABETH.

    UNTIL LUNCHEON ON SUNDAY, THE TWO LEADERS WERE TO HOLD THEIR DISCUSSIONS IN PRIVATE. ON SUNDAY THEY WILL BE JOINED BY PRIME MINISTER POMPIDOU AND FOREIGN MINISTER COUVE DE MURVILLE. THE BRITISH AMBASSADOR TO FRANCE WILL ALSO BE PRESENT.

    OBSERVERS EXPECT A FRANK EXCHANGE OF VIEWS OVER THE QUESTION OF BRITISH TRADE AGREEMENTS WITH COMMONWEALTH COUNTRIES AND THE FUTURE OF THESE AGREEMENTS IF BRITISH JOINS THE SIX. IT IS THOUGHT LIKELY THAT THE TWO LEADERS WILL COVER THE QUESTION OF THEIR RESPECTIVE NUCLEAR POLICIES AND THE FUTURE OF NATO.

    PRESIDENT DE GAULLE AND MR. MACMILLAN LST MET IN NOVEMBER LAST YEAR AT HE PRIME MINISTER'S COUNTRY RESIDENCE IN SUGSEX.

    SHORTLY BEFORE MR. MACMILLAN LEFT FOR FRANCE, AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER MENZIES AND THE NEW ZEALAND DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER, MR. MARSHALL, ISSUED A JOINT STATEMENT WHICH EXPRESSED DOUBTS ABOUT THE WAY THE BRUSSELS TALKS BETWEEN BRITAIN AND THE SIX WERE PROGRESSING.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF2RYUXGL4KECLJBIHXTWESZLZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAF2RYUXGL4KECLJBIHXTWESZLZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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