March 17, 1922 (14th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

Edward Mortimer Macdonald

Liberal

Mr. MACDONALD (Pictou):

I can find no precedent in history nor any international law whereby one country attempted to operate a railway in the territory of another country. I pointed out that in the case of the Suez canal and the Panama canal, concessions were obtained from the countries through which they ran.

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