Tag Archives: Manchukuo border

27.7.39.

Foreign & General 1. More fighting on Manchukuo border. Japanese said to be contemplating blockade of Russian half of Sakhalin. Daily Telegraph [a] 2. French-British-Russian staff talks being arranged for. Question of Baltic states apparently unsettled. Daily Telegraph [b] 3. … Continue reading

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11.7.39.

Foreign & General 1. More reports of fighting on the Manchukuo border, sufficient to indicate that fighting (prob. inconclusive) has actually taken place. Daily Telegraph [a] 2. Chamberlain’s speech reiterates that we shall support the Poles in case of Danzig … Continue reading

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7.7.39.

Foreign & General 1. Fighting on Manchukuo border reported this time from Russian sources (Tass agency). Daily Telegraph [a] Party Politics 1. At Zurich conference of I.F.T.U.,[1]  British T.U. leaders now advocating affiliation of Russian unions. Manchester Guardian Weekly [b] … Continue reading

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5.7.39.

Foreign & General 1. More fighting reported on the Manchukuo border. Daily Telegraph [a] Party Politics 1. Conservative M.P.s to petition for Churchill’s entry into Cabinet. Following D.T.’s article, many letters to this effect. Daily Telegraph [b] [a] [b]

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