File No. 763.72119/657

The Ambassador in Argentina ( Stimson) to the Secretary of State


My April 25, 11 a.m.1 I am reliably informed that congress of neutrals will be called for August 15. La Prensa to-day says that the principal matters of the program of the conference will be announced soon and that Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Ecuador, Haiti, and the five Central American States adhered to the initiative but since their so answering Argentina, Haiti [omission]; that only United States of America, Cuba, and Panama did not agree to the idea, who have also declared war, Dominica, which has broken relations with Germany, and Venezuela.

  1. Ante, p. 264.