Atlantic Charter. The Atlantic Charter was a pivotal policy statement issued during World War II on 14 August 1941, which defined the Allied goals for the post war world. The leaders of the United Kingdom and the United States drafted the work and all the Allies of World War II later confirmed it.Who was the leader of the Atlantic Charter?
Atlantic Charter, joint declaration issued on Aug. 14, 1941, during World War II, by the British prime minister, Winston Churchill, and Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelt of the still non-belligerent United States, after four days of conferences aboard warships anchored at Placentia Bay, off the coast of Newfoundland.What is the definition of a royal charter?
authorization from a central or parent organization to establish a new branch, chapter, etc. a grant by a sovereign power creating a corporation, as the royal charters granted to British colonies in America.What did Churchill say about the Atlantic Charter?
It made no mention of any signing or ceremony. Churchill's account of the Yalta Conference quoted Roosevelt as saying of the unwritten British constitution that "it was like the Atlantic Charter – the document did not exist, yet all the world knew about it.