§ MR. MALCOLM (Suffolk, Stowmarket)
) asked the Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs whether he had any news about the great naval engagement in the Far East.
§ THE UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS (Earl PERCY, Kensington, S.)
His Majesty's Government understand, of course, that there has been a naval engagement near the Straits of Tsu Shima in which the Russian fleet has suffered a reverse, but we are not in a position to make any statement.
§ Adjourned at twenty-five minute before One o'clock.