• Short Summary

    PACT WITH EGYPT British military control to be limited to Suez Canal. Signing at Foreign?

  • Description

    ENGLAND: Dover

    EXT
    Long view of Channel steamer "Canterbury" backing into Dover Harbour. Semi view of Nahas Pasha & wife looking over rail, Cu. of Nahas Pasha and pan. to wife. Good cu. of Nahas Pasha

    ENGLAND: London: Foreign office

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    Gen. view of delegates assembled in Foreign office sitting at table amongst them being Sir John Simon, Ramsay MacDonald, Sir Miles Lampson, Nahas Pasha & others - Mr. Eden making speech. Semi view of MacDonald and Simon sitting at table. Semi view of Nahas Pasha signing treaty Semi view of Ramsay MacDonald signing treaty Semi view of Mr. Eden signing treaty Gen. view of ministers in room, Mr. Eden speaking and closing ceremony - ministers get up and shake hands
    Background: PACT WITH EGYPT British military control to be limited to Suez Canal. Signing at Foreign Office follows arrival of Nahhas Pasha.
    Signing of Anglo-Egyptian treaty which officially ended the British occupation of Egypt and established a 20-year military alliance between the two countries.
    Diplomacy; Personalities - Politicians; British Empire; Independence Movements; Ceremonies - Political; Great Britain
    Nahas.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4320SX1HK3VBGSO9H84RQX61D
    Media URN:
    VLVA4320SX1HK3VBGSO9H84RQX61D
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:34:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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