Europe: A Problem of Personality

Western Europe last week made it abundantly clear to France's Charles de Gaulle that his arrogant scheme to stamp Europe's unity movement with his own pattern of a French-led continent is not going to work. As delegates gathered in confusion in Brussels for another effort to squeeze Britain into the Common Market despite De Gaulle's haughty non, the outcry against the grandiose dreams of le grand Charles echoed in every Western capital.

Belgium's Senate passed a unanimous resolution condemning French intransigence and demanding that talks with Britain be resumed. "A diktat" roared...

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