Food Supplies.

Oral Answers to Questions — Russia. – in the House of Commons on 21st January 1931.

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Photo of Mr Carlyon Bellairs Mr Carlyon Bellairs , Maidstone


asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether he will communicate with our Ambassador in Moscow as to including in the White Paper or a supplementary White Paper information as to the famine conditions in Soviet Russia?

Photo of Mr Hugh Dalton Mr Hugh Dalton , Camberwell Peckham

No, Sir. My right hon. Friend is not prepared to include in the White Paper any information other than that which it is designed to include, namely, legislative ordinances dealing with labour in the Soviet Union.

Photo of Mr David Kirkwood Mr David Kirkwood , Dumbarton District of Burghs

What about the hellish conditions in Glasgow?