File No. 855.48/175
The Minister in Belgium (Whitlock) to the Secretary of State
[Received February 15.]
Sir: Referring to previous correspondence in regard to exception from requisition by military authorities of foodstuffs in Belgium, I have the honor to transmit enclosed copies and translation of a communication received from the German military authorities in Brussels, [Page 1031] stating that although the agreement relative to the suspension of requisitions did not state that exception was made of the city of Antwerp, such was, however, the intention of the Government.
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