United Nations Secretary General Kurt Waldhaim on Monday (September 17) hailed the impending entry of East and West Germany into the United Nations ???
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"For many years, the German problem was a main point in the crisis in East West relations. It is a welcome sign of the improvement in these relations that the two German states can now take their place in the United Nations. I hope that a constructive solution may also soon be found for other divided countries, os that they also may take their place at the United Nations."
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Background: United Nations Secretary General Kurt Waldhaim on Monday (September 17) hailed the impending entry of East and West Germany into the United Nations ??? a most encouraging break-through in East-West relations.
Speaking at a news conference on the eve of the opening of the 2???th General Assembly, the Secretary-General said he hoped to see the other divided nations of the world also settling their differences so they could take their place in the United Nations: