April 25, 2024


World News – 100 years ago

Russia prepared to disarm

Moscow’s own disarmament conference attended by States bordering on Russia, met for its opening session today, the object of the conference being a mutual cutting down of armies and possible the establishing of a demilitarized zone between Russia and her neighbors.

M. Litvinoff opened the conference as president and said that Russia was prepared to show her desire for disarmament by the elimination of her army and substituting of a militia.

The Brooklyn Citizen

Brooklyn, New York · Sunday, December 03, 1922