April 8, 1927 (16th Parliament, 1st Session)


James Shaver Woodsworth


Mr. J. S. WOODSWORTH (Winnipeg North Centre):

I desire to ask the Prime
Minister if the Canadian government has been consulted about the recently announced policy of Great Britain in China, and further, does the Canadian government endorse the policy of the present British administration?
Right Hon, W. L. MACKENZIE KING (Prime Minister): With respect to the situation in China and the communications that have parsed* between the Canadian government and the British government on the subject, I would say that this government has been kept informed by the British government of the progress of events. The information which we have received has been very much that which has appeared in the public press. We have not been asked for our advice, and we have not tendered any.

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