File No. 763.72112/1880
The Ambassador in France (Sharp) to the Secretary of State
[Received November 10.]
Sir: In confirmation of my telegram No. 1064 of the 26th inst.,2 I have the honor to transmit herewith in copy and translation a report [Page 180] presented by the President of the Council, Minister for Foreign Affairs, and the Minister of Marine to the President of the Republic on the subject of difficulties in the application of Article 57 of the Declaration of London, as well as the decree which was based upon this report.
From this it appears that the French Government no longer intends to follow the provisions of Article 57 of the Declaration of London.
I have [etc.]
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