Address given by Pierre Werner to the European Parliament (20 January 1966)

On 20 January 1966, in Strasbourg, taking part in an exchange of views between the Community institutions on the empty chair crisis, Pierre Werner, Luxembourg Foreign Minister and President-in-Office of the Council of Ministers of the European Communities, outlines the nature of the activities of the Council and the Communities since 30 June 1965, with particular regard to tariffs and agriculture. He then gives an account of the efforts made in Luxembourg on 17 and 18 January, by the Foreign Ministers of the Six, to resolve the crisis.

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Source: Débats du Parlement européen. Compte rendu in extenso des séances. 1966, n° 28. [s.l.]. "Discours de Pierre Werner devant le Parlement européen ", p. 1239-1243.

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