File No. 861.00/923
The Ambassador in Italy ( Page) to the Secretary of State
[Received January 9, 3.06 p.m.]
1343. Learn that Belgian Government has been considering directing its representatives to get in touch with Maximalists and has made inquiry of Sonnino how Italian Government would consider it. Sonnino declared himself absolutely opposed to such movement and stated that he has forbidden Italian representatives even to visa passports issued by Maximalists.