Address given by Winston Churchill to the Council of Europe (Strasbourg, 11 August 1950)

On 11 August 1950, the Consultative Assembly of the Council of Europe adopts a motion tabled by Winston Churchill which calls for the immediate establishment of a European army so as to form a bulwark against Communism.

Source and copyright

Source: Council of Europe - Consultative Assembly. Reports. Second session. 7th-28th August 1950. Part I. Sittings 1 to 12. 1950. Strasbourg: Counci of Europe. "Speech by Winston Churchill", p. 121-124.

Copyright: (c) Council of Europe

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