File No. 861.00/3196
The Ambassador in Russia ( Francis ) to the Secretary of State
[Received November 9, 1.08 p.m.]
540. My 532, October 31, 7 p.m. Chaikovski states situation quieted and dissatisfaction among the 1,300 Russian soldiers liquidated, [Page 565] with changes in command to ensue and segregation of troops. While speaking of matter as unimportant his manner belied his words. Your 331, October 31, 3 p.m., just received and being deciphered.