Meeting of the United Nations Security Council at Lake Success, New York, in 1947. A representative of the Jewish Agency for Palestine and National Council of the Jews of Palestine [possibly Abba Hillel Silver] presents a statement approved by those groups on march 23, 1947. They object and are disappointed in the position taken by the United States regarding Palestine's administration, and state that at the end of the mandatory administration, a provisional Jewish Government will be established, not later than May 16th. The Soviet Union's representative to the UN, Andrei Gromyko, is seated at the same table, wearing dark glasses.
Nazi souvenirs displayed at the Kremlin in Moscow, Soviet Union. Exteriors of the Kremlin. Soviet officials descend steps. A Soviet official looks at a statue of Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin and Communist leader Vladamir Lenin. Soviet officers and their families look at the Nazi souvenirs. Soviet officials dance with women.
Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin at the Soviet of the Nationalities in Soviet Union. Soviet Premier Stalin gets an ovation. Chairman of the Soviet of the Nationalities opens the session. Minister of Finance reports on budget. Members of the communist party and cabinet also attend the session.
Street scenes in Moscow, Soviet Union. People around a flower stall.Moscovites in a subway tunnel. Saint Basil's Church in Moscow, Soviet Union. Soviet people arrive at Saint Basil's Church in Red Square. A priest in the church. The entrance of Saint Basil's Church and the Spasskaya Tower. An honor guard of Soviet soldiers marches along the Kremlin wall at Red Square. Relief images on wall, including Marx, Lenin, and Stalin.
Soviet officers walking outside Military staff academy. Inside, an officer stops to look at statues of Communist leader Vladimir Lenin and Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin. Women join the Soviet officers at a social event. Soviet military officers and officials at a dance.
A United Nations Security Council session held in Lake Success, New York during the Cold War. Representatives of different nations are seated. Britain's representative to the UN Alexander Cadogan and Soviet Union's representative on the United Nations Security Council Andrei Gromyko seated next to each other. A delegate speaks on the 1947 UN Partition Plan which recommended 'the creation of a special international regime in the City of Jerusalem, constituting it as a corpus separatum under the administration of the United Nations.' He speaks about Jewish settlement in Jerusalem. Representatives of different nations seated.