COMPLETION IN SIGHT.
LONDON, April G. "The "Evening. Standard" says that according to a high authority the Peace Treaty will be completed on Wednesday. Mr Lloyd George will make a statement in the House of Commons before he signs it. I .The "Big Four" has practically agreed on ail the most important ques-j tions except the. responsibility tor] breaches of the laws of war. The pre- 1 hmmanes will be finally settled m afew days. It is expected the Germans j will be invited to attend at Versailles ■ within a fortnight The Conference will apparently settle, the question of ; the occupation of the/left bank of the j Rhine. Probably two hundred thou-, sand French and Belgian troops will undertake . the occupation under the control of the League of Nations. It is believed that out of the total German indemnity, France will receive 55 per cent.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9580, 7 April 1919
COMPLETION IN SIGHT. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9580, 7 April 1919
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