GERMANY: Vkhod Vospreshchyon

Refreshingly sweet was the Allied Control Council's unanimity on sugar taxation for Germany last week. Treacly sweet was the notation that: "British and American representatives associated themselves with an expression of congratulation by General Koenig to Marshal Sokolovsky on his elevation to the high rank of Marshal of the Soviet Union. Representatives of the U.S., the Soviet Union and Great Britain also congratulated General Koenig on his promotion to the rank of Army General." Such sugar-coating could not hide the fact that the four powers had not agreed where it mattered...

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