File No. 763.72119/936

The Venezuelan Minister ( Domínici) to the Secretary of State

No. 355

Most Excellent Sir: For your excellency’s information I have the honor to inform you that my Government recently invited by that of the Argentine Republic to attend a Latin-American congress, answered the Argentine Government in the words herein below copied:

I have the honor to acknowledge receipt of the courteous telegram of the 29th in which your excellency conveys to me the invitation of the Government of the Argentine Republic to a Latin-American congress. Notwithstanding its adherence to the sentiment of American solidarity which inspires your excellency’s note, my Government will refrain from attending the said congress at this time. I have my Government’s special direction to express its thanks to that of the Argentine Republic for the courteous invitation extended to it by your excellency. B. Mosquera, Minister of Foreign Relations.

I avail myself [etc.]

Santos A. Domínici