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Thatcher’s first trip to Germany as PM

Title
Thatcher’s first trip to Germany as PM
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:02:28
Description
Report on new British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s first trip to meet the Chancellor of West Germany, Helmut Schmidt. Topics discussed include EEC farm prices, and arms to China, but main focus is on the future relationship between the two leaders. Includes speeches from and conversation between the 2 leaders. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Margaret Thatcher; Helmut Schmidt
Keywords
Politics; Prices; EEC; Farming; UK; Agricultural policy; Arms sales; China; International relations; Political leaders; Germany FR; Bilateral relations; Europes

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