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FURTHER REVISIONS.

NEW YORK, April 12

The Paris correspondent of the "New York World" states that the following, changes have been made in the Covenant of the League of Nations: The principles of international: practice,, such as- arbitration treaties and _ the Monroe "Doctrine are recognised. The delegates may deal with any matter within the Leagjae's sphere of action affecting the peace of the world. The Executive Council, with, the approval, of the majority of the delegates may increase the number, of States which will be represented on the Council by the Body of Delegates or the Executive Council must be unanimous. Unless otherwise expressly provided the League will act through an assembly comprising not | more than three representatives from each State, which will have one vote.. The League Council, which will, be composed of one member from each of the five Great Powers, and one member from every four others, will, be unable to deal with matters of domestic jurisdiction. The Covenant does not affect the validity of treaties of arbitration and regional understandings like the Monroe Doctrine..

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FURTHER REVISIONS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9586, 14 April 1919

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FURTHER REVISIONS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9586, 14 April 1919

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