Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)
Does the right hon. gentleman say that there are no reservations with respect to other things? I ask the question for information, because Lord Cushendun, whom the right hon. gentleman quoted, made a special reservation, "unless in bona fide self-defence."
Mr. MACKENZIE KING': So far as selfdefence is concerned, self-defence is inherent in human nature and in nations, and as my hon. friend' has just observed, Lord Cush-endun's language carried before the words selfdefence the word "bona fide", and neither the League of Nations nor any other organization on earth regards bona fide self-defence other than as a right residing in every individual and in every nation.
Subtopic: MULTILATERAL TREATY FOR THE RENUNCIATION OF WAR