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Greece And Turkey

Volume 155: debated on Monday 12 June 1922

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asked the Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether His Majesty's Government, in concert with the Allies or alone, have taken any further steps to attempt to arrive at an honourable peace settlement of the was between Greece and the Turkish Nationalists; and whether, since Greece has agreed to accept the conditions suggested for the armistice by the Allies and is entitled to expect some early settlement, the British Government will fully recognise the present Greek Constitution?

In regard to the first part of the question, I would refer the hon. and gallant Member to the replies which I gave to the hon. Members for East Wolverhampton (Mr. G. Thorne) and for Central Hull (Lieut.-Commander Kenworthy) to-day. In regard to the second part of the question, His Majesty's Government have always recognised the principles of the Greek Constitution.