The Russian Chargé (Ughet) to the Acting Secretary of State
My Dear Mr. Polk: I have the honor to enclose herewith a memorandum relative to certain acts of the Chinese Government prejudicial to Russian interests and it seems of great importance to Russia that some action be taken by the Allied and Associated powers to call to the attention of the Chinese Government the inadmissibility of one-sided violation of the existing treaties with Russia. The principles set forth in this memorandum have been submitted to the Governments of France, Great Britain and Japan.
I avail myself [etc.]
- MacMurray, Treaties, vol. ii, pp. 1324 and 1239, respectively.↩