File No. 763.72/6250
The Minister in Peru ( McMillin ) to the Secretary of State
[Received August 9, 1917, 1.50 p.m.]
Peruvian Senate last night unanimously adopted following resolution:
In view of the high and democratic ideas expressed by President Wilson on the Republic of the United States taking part in the European conflict, the Senate of Peru declares that it emits a vote of sympathy to the United States of North America on account of the declarations made by its President that embody for the republics of the American Continent the rules of the united action to which their purposes must be consecrated.