• Short Summary

    Britain, Ireland, Denmark and Norway today (June 30) launched their bids for the crucial negotiations to join the six-nation common market as the chief supporters of enlarging the market M.

  • Description

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    LV Council building (LuXembourg)
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    2.
    GV INTERIOR.. Conference room
    0.10

    3.
    SV Mr Rey (in glasses) with other ministers
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    4.
    CU & SV Sign "France" and Mr Schumann (2 shots)
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    5.
    CU Sign "Italy" tilt up to Mr Moro
    0.26

    6.
    CU Sign "Netherlands" tilt up to Mr Luns
    0.29

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    CU Sign "Germany" tilt up to Mr Scheel
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    8.
    LV INTERIOR..Meeting
    0.42

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    GV EXTERIOR..Malfatti house (Rome)
    0.45

    10.
    MV Malfatti enters office and sits down
    1.09

    11.
    CU Malfatti writing (3 shots)
    1.28



    Initials DC/DW/BJ DC/DW/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Britain, Ireland, Denmark and Norway today (June 30) launched their bids for the crucial negotiations to join the six-nation common market as the chief supporters of enlarging the market M. Jean Rey stepped down to make way for new Commission President Signor Malfatti.

    Today's (June 30) negotiations began under the leadership of the new European Economic Community Executive Commission President Signor France Malfatti, who is to officially receive his office in Brussels on July 1. Signor Malfatti, former Italian Minister of Communication and Transportation, takes over former Commission President Jean Rey.

    M. Rey is still involved in the Common Market negotiations and this week met with delegates to prepare for the talks which are expected to last for up to two years.

    French Foreign Minister M. Schumann, Dutch Foreign Minister Joseph Luns, Italian delegate Mr. Moro and German delegate Mr. Scheel were among those present at the first meeting to discuss the Commission's plans for the negotiations with Britain.

    Meanwhile, Britain's Chief negotiator, European Affairs Minister Anthony Barber has arrived in Luxembourg for the talks. Britain's new Conservative Foreign Minister Sir Alec Douglas-Home is also expected to arrive in Luxembourg for the opening meeting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEGQJ63I5RHBHKSDWDR62EHTLB
    Media URN:
    VLVAEGQJ63I5RHBHKSDWDR62EHTLB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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