• Short Summary

    WEST BERLIN'S MAYOR, KLAUS SCHUETZ, SAID TODAY THAT A LAST MINUTE ATTEMPT TO REACH A SETTLEMENT WITH EAST GERMANY ON THE BERLIN SITUATION HAD RECEIVED NO COMMUNIST RESPONSE.

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    MAYOR AT PODIUM; MAYOR SPEAKING, (GERMAN SOF); WILLY BRANDT; BRANDT TALKING; BRANDT DRIVING OFF.




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    EDITORS NOTE: GERMAN NATURAL SOUND ONLY

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    Background: WEST BERLIN'S MAYOR, KLAUS SCHUETZ, SAID TODAY THAT A LAST MINUTE ATTEMPT TO REACH A SETTLEMENT WITH EAST GERMANY ON THE BERLIN SITUATION HAD RECEIVED NO COMMUNIST RESPONSE. IN AN OFFICIAL STATEMENT, HE SAID IT COULD BE EXPECTED THAT THE WEST GERMAN FEDERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING WOULD BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY (MARCH 5) AS PLANNED.

    EAST-WEST FEELERS TOWARDS AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN DIVIDED BERLIN TO ALLOW MORE FREEDOM TO EAST AND WEST BERLINERS BEGAN LAST WEEK AS A POSSIBLE SOLUTION TO THE PRESENT TENSION. BUT THEY BROKE DOWN WHEN EAST GERMANY DEMANDED THE REMOVAL OF THE WEST GERMAN PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION FROM WEST BERLIN.

    WEST GERMANY FOREIGN MINISTER, WILLY BRANDT, WAS IN WEST BERLIN FOR A MEETING OF THE PRESIDIUM OF HIS SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY. HE WAS EXPECTED TO HAVE TALKS ON THE SITUATION WITH HERR SCHUETZ.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACVFE2S2YEEZEV0Z3CAITBTBQY
    Media URN:
    VLVACVFE2S2YEEZEV0Z3CAITBTBQY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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