Politicians from France, Canada, UK and USA meet in Ottawa.
Unissued / unused material.
American newsreel item.
North Atlantic Treaty Council (NATO) meet in Ottawa, Canada.
LS delegates standing around and chatting. CU US Secretary of State Dean Acheson shaking hands with Canadian Defence Minister Brooke Claxton. CU Robert Schumann, French Foreign Minister, and Canadian Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent chatting. CU Leader of House / Foreign Minister Herbert Morrison and Chancellor of Exchequer Hugh Gaitskell. CU De Gasperi seated. MS Claxton and St. Laurent. LS delegates at conference table.
NB: narrator makes reference to "cold war" with Soviet Union.