April 10, 1957 (22nd Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

Lester Bowles Pearson (Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Liberal

Hon. L. B. Pearson (Secretary of State for External Affairs):

Discussions are continuing, particularly between the United States government and the government of Egypt, as to the regulation of the canal now it is open. Pending conclusion of those discussions, ships are going through the canal and, so far as I know, they are paying their tolls to the Egyptian canal authorities.

Topic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Subtopic:   SUEZ CANAL
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