The quarrel over the succession to the Russian Throne was settled in a family council of the Romanovs held in Paris. According to Grand Duke Alexander, the meetings of the family were called to end once and for all the gossip about discord and distrust existing between members of the House of Romanov.
The following agreement was said to have been reached by the ex-Imperial family:
1) The Russian people alone can rid the country of destructive, antiChristian, Bolshevist theories.
2) The Russian people alone can decide what regime they want to govern...