Joint statement by the United Kingdom and the West Indies (11 July 1961)

On 11 July 1961, Lord Perth, British Minister for Colonial Affairs, and political representatives of the West Indies issued a joint statement on discussions concerning the economic implications for the Commonwealth of the United Kingdom’s accession to the European Economic Community.

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Source: West Indies. Joint statement in Port of Spain. 11th July 1961. In: Commonwealth Consultations on Britain's Relations with the European Economic Community: Statements on talks between the British Ministers and other Commonwealth Governments. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 07-1961. Cmnd. 1449, pp. 21-22.

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