• Short Summary

    IN GENEVA, SEPTEMBER 9, SOVIET DELEGATE TSARAPKIN, PRESIDING OVER THE FINAL SESSION OF THE NUCLEAR TEST BAN CONFERENCE, HELD UP THE OPENING OF THE MEETING FOR TWO HOURS TO GIVE MOSCOW RADIO TIME TO BROADCAST MR.

  • Description

    1.
    ANGLE V... PALACE OF NATIONS
    0.03

    2.
    ZOOM IN... MR. WRIGHT IN CORRIDOR
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    3.
    SCU PAN... MR. WRIGHT ENTERS CONFERENCE ROOM
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    4.
    STV PAN.. MR. STELLE ENTERS CONFERENCE ROOM
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    5.
    SV CAMERAMEN AND PHOTOGRAPHERS
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    6.
    STV PAN... MR. TSARAPKIN ALONG CORRIDOR INTO CONFERENCE ROOM
    0.27

    7.
    ANGLE V... CLOCK ABOVE ENTRANCE
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    8.
    LV JOURNALISTS WAIT IN CORRIDOR
    0.33

    9.
    TV PRESS ATTACHE READS STATEMENT TO PRESS
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    10.
    STV PAN... DITTO
    0.39

    11.
    SV PAN... MR. TSARAPKIN LEAVES CONFERENCE ROOM, TALKS WITH JOURNALISTS
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    Background: IN GENEVA, SEPTEMBER 9, SOVIET DELEGATE TSARAPKIN, PRESIDING OVER THE FINAL SESSION OF THE NUCLEAR TEST BAN CONFERENCE, HELD UP THE OPENING OF THE MEETING FOR TWO HOURS TO GIVE MOSCOW RADIO TIME TO BROADCAST MR. KHRUSCHEV'S REJECTION OF THE WESTERN PROPOSAL TO STOP NUCLEAR WEAPON TESTS IN THE ATMOSPHERE.

    MR. CHARLES STELLE, THE AMERICAN REPRESENTATIVE, ACCUSED THE SOVIET UNION OF HYPOCRISY AND "ATOMIC BLACKMAIL". HE SAID THERE SHOULD BE NO FURTHER MEETINGS UNLESS RUSSIA PUT FORWARD CONSTRUCTIVE PROPOSALS FOR A TREATY THROUGH DIPLOMATIC CHANNELS.

    THE CONFERENCE WENT INTO RECESS FOR AN UNSPECIFIED PERIOD, AND THE ENTIRE IS NOW TO GO BEFORE THE UNITED NATIONS ASSEMBLY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4KVDMCHBSOW3JFG9IBVGAH86U
    Media URN:
    VLVA4KVDMCHBSOW3JFG9IBVGAH86U
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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