RUSSIA: Claims

Zinoviev, Chairman of the Third Internationale, told the Moscow communists that Russia need not be alarmed at Britain's bill of claims against Russia at the Soviet-British Claims Conference which was scheduled to open in London early in April. The bill amounts to 11,000,000,000 gold rubles ($5,654,000,000), including 6% interest since 1917.

Said Zinoviev : "Of course the future will show the nature of these London negotiations, but I think we can now say we will not make any serious concessions of any material character to our opponents. We shall present our counter...

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