File No. 763.72114/409
The Ambassador in Russia (Marye) to the Secretary of State
[Received April 21.]
Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of the Department’s telegram No. 243, of the 15th instant,4 directing the Embassy to bring to the attention of the Russian Foreign Office that the Austro-Hungarian Government desires to make an agreement with the Russian Government for the inspection of prisoners’ camps, similar to the plan agreed upon between the German and the British Governments.
The substance of this telegram was transmitted to the Russian Foreign Office, and I have the honor to enclose herewith a copy of its reply.
Copies of this reply have been sent direct to the American Embassy in Vienna for transmission to the Austro-Hungarian Foreign Office.
I have [etc.]
Secretary of Embassy