(NOTE - Conference of major powers (Antony Eden UK/ Molotov for USSR/ France /China ) on Indochina/ Vietnam.
CONFERENCE. Mendes-France meets mr. Molotov and other leaders at Geneva Conference...later Sir A. Eden arrives.
EDEN, Sir Anthony Seen arriving for Geneva Conference.
GENEVA. Mendes-France meets Mr. Molotov and other leaders for Geneva hopes....later on Sir A. Eden arrives.
MENDES-FRANCE, Pierre (Premier) Meets Mr. Molotove and other leaders for the Geneva Conference.
MOLOTOV. With other leaders meets Mendes-France at Geneva Conference.
France; Vietnam; Colonialism; Independence Movements; Switzerland
Background: GENEVA HOPES:
(NOTE - Conference of major powers (Antony Eden UK/ Molotov for USSR/ France /China ) on Indochina/ Vietnam. The French Prime Minister Mendes-France took office vowiing that there should be a ceasefire agreement in four weeks or resign. Conference to decide whether peace or war in Indochina/ French Prime Minister shaking hands with Chinese ? delegats (possibly Chinese Foreign Minster Chou en-lai ?)