File No. 763.72119/2043
The Minister in Belgium ( Whitlock) to the Secretary of State
[Received October 8, 9.40 a.m.]
143. Hymans, Minister for Foreign Affairs, asks me today to convey to you the desire of the Belgian Government in event of an armistice being considered to be heard as to the guarantees that it would deem indispensable to the safety of Belgium.