Confiscated British Property.

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Ireland. – in the House of Commons am ar 7 Mai 1923.

Danfonwch hysbysiad imi am ddadleuon fel hyn

Lieut.-Col. Sir P. RICHARDSON:

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asked the Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether he is aware that 70,000 tons of kerosene, largely the property of British nationals, has been sold by the Soviet Government to a company registered in England; whether he has any information as to an option of sale for a further 130,000 tons; and whether, seeing that the effect of such sale is to provide money for the purchase of materials mainly in foreign countries and for anti-British propaganda purposes, he will take any action in the matter?