Documentation concerning the role of France in the various European political, military, and economic organizations is not included here. For documentation on the French relationship to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and French policy toward the establishment of a European Defense Community see volume V, pages 1 ff. and 571 ff. For documentation regarding the French position in the negotiations concerning a European Political Community and French policy toward the European Coal and Steel Community and the Organization for European Economic Cooperation, see pages 1 ff. For documentation concerning French policy toward Germany and Austria, see volume VII. For documentation relating to French North Africa, see volume XI, Part 1, pages 127 ff. For extensive documentation regarding the French position in Indochina, see volume XIII.