The Austro-Hungarian Ambassador to the Secretary State.

No. 1260.]

Your Excellency: I have received your excellency’s communication No. 661 of the 17th instant, relating to the Moritz Ormai extradition case, and I have the honor, by authorization, to state in reference to the final sentence thereof that the Austrian and Hungarian Government will also agree to the surrender, if a case arises, of fugitives extradited on account of crimes to the regular American military courts provided the latter have jurisdiction according to the American regulations to try the parties concerned.

I avail, etc.,