File No. 367.116/298
The Ambassador in Turkey (Morgenthau) to the Secretary of State
[Received February 21, 10 a. m.]
430. Your 397. Contents communicated to Minister of the Interior who states that there is no reason for apprehension and that Jews [Page 980] and Christians are properly protected. I am, however, in conformity with your instruction, requesting the Sublime Porte to send instructions to the civil and military authorities in Syria and Palestine.