Foreign News: Disarm!

"In our opinion, the best guarantee of security for all people is imme- diate and complete disarmament. . . . The disarmament commission [of the League of Nations] is merely decorative and has not advanced disarmament a single step. . . . Should our plans for complete World disarmament seem too complex, at first, that is because complete disarmament has always been treated as a forbidden subject and has never been thoroughly dealt with."

Such were words flung, last week at Geneva, by a stout, leather-lunged, aggressive Russian...

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