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Title:AN ADDRESS BY THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR DEFENCE [Main Title]
Film Number:ADM 6627
Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 1990s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Address to camera by Secretary of State for Defence George Robertson MP, addressed to personnel at "Gioia" (ie Gioia del Colle air base in Italy), giving the background to recent events (ie the crisis in Kosovo in 1999) stressing how important they are for the defence not only of Great Britain but of Kosovo. Stress on the humanitarian aspects, and hoping that military action in Kosovo can be avoided.