Elections are held in order that Belgium can undertake its European Defence Treaty obligations.
Brussels, Bingil, Boitsfort all in Belgium.
Various shots of election posters. MS. Leader of the Socialist Party, Paul Henri Spaak President of the Council of Europe and Belgian Delegate to the United Nations (UNO) voting, and leaving polling booth in Bingil. MS. Crippled gentleman being escorted from polling booth. MS. Leader of the Socialist Christian Party, Van Zeeland, Belgian Minister for Foreign Affairs, polling and leaving in Boitsfort. Various shots, counting the ballot papers.