Record of a conversation between Geoffrey Rippon and Maurice Schumann (Paris, 9 November 1970)

On 9 November 1970, Georges Berthoin, Head of the Delegation of the European Communities to London, drafts a record of the meeting in Paris between Geoffrey Rippon, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Head of the British Delegation for the United Kingdom’s accession to the European Communities, and Maurice Schumann, French Foreign Minister, and makes a detailed analysis of the progress achieved in the accession negotiations.

Source and copyright

Source: Public Record Office, London. Britain's negotiations to enter the EEC. Giscard and Rippon - 9th November 1970, CAB 164/771.

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