File No. 704.6261/4
The Chargé d’Affaires in Russia ( Wilson ) to the Secretary of State
St. Petersburg , August 13, 1914.
[Received August 14, 10:30 a.m.]
Practically all German and Austrian Consuls in Russia are being arrested and imprisoned. Have protested strongly both verbally and in writing but without slightest effect. Request instructions as to what further steps I shall take in matter.