CHANCELLERIES: His Majesty Protests

Britain recognized Red China more than a year ago. Red China has not yet recognized Britain.

Britain has opposed sanctions against Red China. Last week the House of Commons heard how Red China applies sanctions against Britain.

Conservative M.P. Fitzroy (Escape to Adventure) MacLean asked the government about the "closing" of His Majesty's consulate at Tihwa, capital of Sinkiang, where China's far west meets Russia and India. Under Secretary for Foreign Affairs Ernest Davies read from a report from H.M.'s consul general at Tihwa, George Fox Holmes:

"Search of all personnel and premises [at...

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