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Documents on Germany, 1944-1959 : background documents on Germany, 1944-1959, and a chronology of political developments affecting Berlin, 1945-1956
(1959)

Paris protocols amending the Brussels Treaty and establishing the Western European Union, October 23, 1954,   pp. 124-141 PDF (6.2 MB)


Page 127

DOCUMENTS ON GERMANY, 1944-59
The Belgian Government shall inform the Governments of the
other High Contracting Parties and the Government of the United
States of America of the deposit of each instrument of ratification.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF the above-mentioned Plenipotentiaries have
signed the present Protocol and have affixed thereto their seals.
Done at Paris this 23d day of October 1954, in two texts, in the
inglish and French languages, each text being equally authoritative
in a single copy which shall remain deposited in the archives of the
Belgian Government and of which certified copies shall be transmitted
by that Government to each of the other Signatories.
For Belgium:
[L.S.] P.-H. SPAAK.
For -France:
[L.S.] MENDES-FRANCE.
For the Federal Republic of Germany:
[L.S.] ADENAUER.
-For Italy
[L.S.: G. MARTINO.
For Luxembourg:
[L.s.] Jos. BECH.
For the Netherlands:
[L.S.] J. W. BEYEN.
For the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland:
[L.S.] ANTHONY EDEN.
PROTOCOL NO. II ON FORCES OF WESTERN EUROPEAN
UNION
Paris, October 23, 1954
His Majesty the King of the Belgians, the President of the French
Republic, President of the French Union, the President of the Fed-
eral Republic of Germany, the President of the Italian Republic, Her
Royal Highness the Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, Her Majesty
the Queen of the Netherlands, and Her Majesty The Queen of the
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of Her
other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth, Signa-
tories of the Protocol Modifying and Completing the Brussels Treaty,
Having consulted the North Atlantic Council,
Have appointed as their Plenipotentiaries:-
His Majesty the King of the Belgains
His Excellency M. Paul-Henri Spaak, Minister of Foreign
Affairs.
The President of the French Republic, President of the French
Union.
His Excellency M. Pierre Mendes-France, Prime Minister,
Minister of Foreign Affairs.
The President of the Federal Republic of Germany.
His Excellency Dr. Konrad Adenauer, Federal Chancellor,
Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs.
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