File No. 793.94/218.

Ambassador Guthrie to the Secretary of State.


Our telegram of January 31, 11 a.m.17 Can not obtain further details concerning Japan’s demands on China but have statement from authority which can be relied on that they do not affect Yangtze valley. Allegations of Chino-German alliance are believed to have emanated from German sources in Peking.

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