File No. 811.203/60
The Belgian Chargé ( Symon ) to the Secretary of State
[Received October 21.]
Sir: In reply to your note of October 15, 1919 (811.203/49),3 I have the honor to advise you that the Belgian Government is disposed to continue the arrangement relative to military penal jurisdiction, as suggested in your notes of August 133 and September 2, 1919.
My Government has instructed me to inform them by cable when the Government of the United States will issue a declaration on the subject and I would appreciate it very much if you would be so kind as to enable me to comply with this request by advising me on what date such declaration will have been made.
Please accept [etc.]