File No. 367.11/146.
The American Ambassador to the Secretary of State.
Constantinople , April 29, 1913 .
Sir: Referring to the Embassy’s despatch No. 429 of February 24, 1913, on the subject of requisitions for war purposes, I have the honor to enclose herewith a copy and translation of the Porte’s reply [Enclosure 4] to the note verbale identique therein transmitted; also copies and translations of notes exchanged between the diplomatic missions and the Porte in regard to the occupation of foreigners’ houses at San Stefano by Ottoman troops.
I have [etc.]