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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of ministers arriving at the WEU and European Council meeting, including Harold MacMillan and Antoine Pinay, and the conference in session.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Strasbourg, France

    Cars arriving outside the headquarters of the European Council. CU Flags of member states. MS Various shots of Ministers arriving for conference of the Western European Union / WEU and European Council to discuss the entry of Germany. MS Members assembled in Conference Hall. MS Mr Harold MacMillan (Conservative Foreign Secretary) and Mr Antoine Pinay (French Foreign Minister). Various shots of delegates speaking and conference in progress, probably on 8th July 1955.

    Note: This conference took place on the day following the first assembly of the new WEU in the European Council's HQ in Strasbourg and this second meeting of the Union members' Foreign Ministers was to make declarations on their joint aims and to work towards the coming Geneva Conference.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2686.13
    Media URN:
    79679
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:13:00 / 01:21:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 2747 J

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