• Short Summary

    United Nations delegates discuss partition of Palestine. New York, America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title reads - 'Palestine Partition Approved! Arab, Jewish states voted by UN Assembly'.

    United Nations Organisation discuss Palestine. New York, America (USA).

    L/S general view of the meeting of the United Nations Assembly in New York. L/S Trygve Lie, Secretary General, President Aranha and the tally clerk on the rostrum. C/U Lu Chieh, Chinese delegate speaking from the rostrum. C/U Herschel Johnson, US delegate on the rostrum. C/U Prince Abdullah of Yemen on the rostrum. C/U James Ilsey of Canada on the rostrum.

    M/S Andrei Gromyko, Russian delegate, on the rostrum. C/U King Feisal of Saudi Arabia on the rostrum. M/S tally clerk taking the votes. L/S general view of meeting. C/U President Oswald Aranha announcing the result of the vote. Motion adopted by 33 for 13 against, 10 abstention (natural sound). L/S general view of the Assembly. L/S elevated shot of a street in Jerusalem showing buildings. Various shots of Jewish workers, young, old, men and women at work on Jewish settlement. More shots of the UN meeting. C/U Herschel Johnson. C/U Indian delegate. M/S Lie, Aranha and the tally clerk on the rostrum.

    Cataloguer's note: cuts for story 'The Arabs Declare Holy War' in 47/98 on *PM1197*.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:13:00 / 01:45:32:00
    UN 1875 D

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