Safeguarding of Peace and Security in Europe Conference of European Heads of States.. (1955)

Film-document №4544 2 parts, Duration: 0:15:34, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Kopalin I.

Operators: Kasatkin P., Khalushakov R.


The series is dedicated to the European Countries' Conference on Maintaining Peace and Security in Europe,which was held in Warsaw on May11-14, 1955.

Historical background

From 11 to 14 May 1955 in Warsaw took place a meeting of European states to ensure peace and security in Europe.

Temporary description

Issue is dedicated to the Meeting of the European countries to ensure peace and security in Europe, held in Warsaw from 11 to 14 May. Warsaw. The streets of the city. The Palace of Culture and Science. The building of the Council of Ministers. National flags of countries participating in the meeting. Arrival of participants to the building of the Council of Ministers of Bulgaria, Albania, Hungary, East Germany, Poland, Romania, the USSR, Czechoslovakia, China. The delegates in the corridors. Courtroom. Meeting representatives lay wreaths at the Tomb of the Soviet soldiers, the Polish hero Swierczewski. The signing of the agreement by the participants. The representative of Germany, Otto Grotewohl makes a declaration. Bulganin and Molotov N. Koshva congratulate on his appointment as commander of the combined armed forces of the Parties to the Treaty. Rally on Dzerzhinsky Square. Chairperson of the Council of Ministers of Poland J. Cyrankiewicz, the representative of China Pen De-huai, Bulganin.

Reel №1

General views of Warsaw.

Council of Ministers building, decorated with flags of States at the meeting.

The building fit cars with the participants.

Out of the car of the delegation of the People's Republic of Bulgaria, the Hungarian People's Republic, the German Democratic Republic, the Polish People's Republic (J. Cyrankiewicz and Rokossovsky), the Romanian People's Republic and the Soviet Union (Bulganin, Molotov, Zhukov and Konev), the Czechoslovak Republic, the representative of the People's Republic Pn De Juan.

Delegates on the sidelines of the Council of Ministers building.

The delegations of the Warsaw meeting, laying wreaths at the cemetery of Soviet soldiers in Warsaw.

Monument to Soviet soldiers who died in Warsaw.

Country delegations lay wreaths to the sarcophagus of the Polish national hero General King Swierczewski.

The building of the Council of Ministers.


Seated delegates.

Reel №2

National flags.

Building of the State Council of the Polish People's Republic.

The meeting on the sidelines.

The signing of the Treaty of Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance.

The contract shall be signed by Mehmet Shehu, Vylko Chervenkov, Andras Hegedyush Otto Grotewohl, Jozef Cyrankiewicz, Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej, Bulganin, William Broad.

With the declaration stands Otto Groteval.

Peng De Huai acts.

Bulganin and Molotov congratulating Marshal Konev his appointment as Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of the United States - Parties to the Treaty.

Rally in the square named after Felix Dzerzhinsky, marking the end of the Warsaw meeting.

The participants welcomed the heads and members of delegations - participants.

Jozef Cyrankiewicz acts.

Peng De Huai acts.

Acts Bulganin.