§ Mr. BLISS(by Private Notice)
asked the hon. Member for Central Sheffield (Mr. James Hope) whether the English members of the deputation to the Turkish Government to deal with matters relating to the exchange of prisoners of war have yet been appointed, and, if so, will he tell the House the names of the deputation?
§ Mr. JAMES HOPE (Lord of the Treasury)
My Noble Friend, Lord Newton and Lieutenant-General Sir Herbert Belfield, left this morning for Berne to meet Mouhktar Pasha and other Turkish delegates, with a view to arranging an exchange of prisoners. They are accompanied by Mr. O'Reilly, of the Prisoners of War Department, and Captain Gattie, of the War Office.