• Short Summary

    Talks in Bonn, West Germany, between American and German delegations ended without agreement being reached Nov. 22.

  • Description

    1.
    GV.Brentano's house in Bonn.
    0.04

    2.
    CU.Mr. Erhard arriving and entering house.
    0.08

    3.
    SV.U.S. delegation Mr. Anderson, Mr. Dillon, and others arrive and enter house.
    0.26

    4.
    SV INT..Mr. Brentano greeting and shaking hands with American delegation.
    0.37

    5.
    LV PAN..Ministers and U.S. delegates drinking and chatting.
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    6.
    CU. Mr. Erhard talking to U.S. Mr. Dillon.
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    7.
    SV.Mr. Erhard and Mr. Brentano talking to U.S. delegates.
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    8.
    LV EXT..of Brentano's house.
    0.57



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Talks in Bonn, West Germany, between American and German delegations ended without agreement being reached Nov. 22. A communique issued Nov 23 said arrangements had been made for further discussions on increasing Germany's contribution to Western defence and Foreign Aid spending as a means of helping American to get over its balance of payments crisis.

    It was understood that one of the main points of disagreement was America's request for a German contribution of about GBP214 million in 1961 towards defence costs.

    Leading the American delegation were Secretary of the Treasury Mr. Anderson and Under-Secretary of State Mr. Dillon. The German team was led by Minister of Economics Professor Erhard.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5MSOKB5QI0O5NDW61UU4PRUFI
    Media URN:
    VLVA5MSOKB5QI0O5NDW61UU4PRUFI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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