AFFAIRS AT SUAKIM.
London, December 1. In the House of Commons Sir Jas. Ferguson, Political Secretary to the Foreign Office* stated that the troops at Suakim were acting simply on the defensive. From his seat in the House of .Common&_XLqrn__Randolph ChurchiU protested against TEe~~ despatch- of British troops to Suakim, and also against Great Britain meddling in Soudan affairs. Mr J. Motley's motion condemning theaction of the Government in connection with Suakim was, on a division, negatived by 35.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2003, 3 December 1888
AFFAIRS AT SUAKIM. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2003, 3 December 1888
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