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    NETHERLANDS: LEGALITY OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS UNDER CONSIDERATION

    English/Nat While anti-nuclear protestors make their voices heard at the Commonwealth Heads of government meeting in New Zealand, the New Zealand government is making its anger at French nuclear testing felt further afield. At the International Court of Justice in The Hague, New Zealand Attorney-General Paul East has called for the outlawing of not only the use of nuclear weapons, but even the very threat they might be used. The International Court of Justice is being asked to give its…

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    UNIMATE – ROBOT

    A Robot for industry. A machine with its own “Memory” that can work as skillfully as a man – without getting tired. It makes its public debut in London. You can…

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    Dutch Submarine Disaster

    In Holland the submarine “O Eleven” sank with the lose of three lives after hitting a tug near Helder Harbour. You can license this story through AP Archive: Find out more…