The present Protocol, of which the English and French texts are equally authentic, shall be deposited in the archives of the Government of the United States of America. Duly certified copies thereof shall be transmitted by that Government to the Governments of the other Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty.
In witness whereof, the undersigned Representatives, duly authorised thereto by their respective Governments, have signed the present Protocol.
Signed at Paris the twenty-third day of October nineteen hundred and fifty-four.
For Belgium: P. H. SPAAK
For Canada: L. B. PEARSON
For Denmark: H. C. HANSEN
For France: P. MENDES-FRANCE
For Greece: S. STEPHANOPOULOS
For Iceland: KRISTINN GUDMUNDSON
For Italy: G. MARTINO
For the Grand-Duchy of Luxemburg: JOS BECH
For Netherlands: J. W. BEYEN
For Norway: HALVARD LANGE
For Portugal: PAULO CUNHA
For Turkey: F. KÖPRÜLÜ
For the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: ANTHONY EDEN
For the United States of America: JOHN FOSTER DULLES
Source: Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of the Federal Republic of Germany (October 23, 1954); reprinted in Documents on Germany, 1944-1959: Background Documents on Germany, 1944-1959, and a Chronology of Political Developments affecting Berlin, 1945-1956. Washington, DC: General Printing Office, 1959, pp. 142-43.