According to a semi-official statement from Moscow, the protracted campaign waged against War Lord Leon Trotzky by the Bolshevik TriumvirateStalin, Zinoviev, Kemenevcame to an end.
At a plenary session of the Executive Committee and Control Commission of the Communist Party it was decided:
1) To oust Trotzky from the War Council.
2) To invite him to submit effectively to Party discipline.
3) To postpone to the next Party conference the question of re-employing the fallen"'War Lord.
4) To warn him that continual disobedience would result in his removal from the Political Bureau or Cabinet.
Ex-War Lord Trotzky is reported to have written to the...