World War One Diary for Saturday, March 8, 1919:
France – Peace Process: Belgian report demands 1839 Treaty neutrality revision.
Germany: General Plumer cables Lloyd George urging Rhineland food relief.
Egypt: Zaghlul Pasha and 3 other nationalist leaders deported to Malta (until March 14); Cairo riots (until March 11) and countrywide (March 11-20).
Britain: Prime Minister appeals to employers to engage disabled ex-service men.