BELGIUM: Foreign News

BELGIUM

Forty communists were arrested on warrants issued by the Belgian Government for fomenting strikes and causing demonstrations against the occupation of the Ruhr. They will be charged formally with plotting against the safety of the State.

According to the Public Prosecutor, the red movement was directed from Berlin and plans had been formed to provoke political strife in other allied countries.

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