LUXEMBOURG: Two to Go

Fourth nation to ratify EDC: the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (pop. 300,000), last week, by a parliamentary vote of 46 to 4 (the four are Communists). Already recorded for ratification: Belgium, The Netherlands, West Germany. Still to decide: Italy, France.

Luxembourg's contribution to the European Army: three infantry battalions, one of artillery.

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