HC Deb 18 April 1929 vol 227 c422W

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs if he is aware that the German Reichstag has ratified the Geneva protocol prohibiting the use of poison gas in war; and if he can state whether the British Government has ratified the protocol?


The proposal of the German Government to ratify the protocol was passed by the Reichstag on 21st March, but, so far as I am aware, Germany has not yet formally ratified. The answer to the second part of the question is in the negative.

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