• Short Summary

    Soviet foreign minister Gromyko criticises UN policy in the Congo

  • Description

    Location: New York, USA / United States of America

    Story about Russian foreign minister Andrei Gromyko and US Special Ambassador to the United Nations Adlai Stevenson discussing UN policy in the Congo

    Title reads: "Heated debate on the Congo in the United Nations"

    LS. Gromyko makes his way to the rostrum. MS. US Special Ambassador to the United Nations Adlai Stevenson seated listening. MS. Gromyko speaking. CU. Side view, Hammarskjold listening. CU. Gromyko speaking, calling for complete withdrawal of UN troops from the Congo and attacks Dag Hammarskjold, demanding his removal as Secretary General of UN Security Council.

    MS. Delegates seated. Various shots, Stevenson makes his way to rostrum and starts to speak. He denounces the Soviet onslaught on the US and defends Mr. Hammarskjold. (Comb. F.G.)

    Note: Good example of Cold War dialogue.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3020.03
    Media URN:
    86205
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:44:00 / 01:05:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 3471 E

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment