File No. 367.116/298

The Ambassador in Turkey (Morgenthau) to the Secretary of State


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.

American Ambassador