Trygve Lie makes speech after being elected as UN Secretary General for a further 3 years.
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Trygve Lie elected for further 3 years as Secretary General of the United Nations Organisation at Lake Success, New York, United States of America.
American newsreel titles read: 'UN ASSEMBLY DEFIES SOVIET, KEEPS TRYGVE LIE'.
General view of General Assembly. C/U of President of General Assembly Nasrollah Entezam speaking into microphone. M/S of American delegate Warren Austin.
Trygve Lie walks to rostrum. M/S of Russian delegates Andrei Vyshinsky and Jacob Malik. Lie makes speech saying he is very grateful for the confidence in him that is reflected in their decision this morning. He talks of how the United Nations must develop a bold and statesmanlike programme on a world scale and mentions the goals he will be working for during the next three years.