861a.00/2: Telegram

The Minister in China (Crane) to the Secretary of State

294. Yourin80 announces declaration Far Eastern Republic at joint meeting Amur, Vladivostok and Verkhneudinsk delegations, declares the united government recently established enjoys support and disinterested help of Mother Russia, declares for peoples constitutional assembly, institution of private ownership, taxes modified and no concession of territory [to] foreign powers. Government will call upon Russian and foreign capitalists to develop country. Full report by mail.81

  1. Representatrre of the provisional government at Chita.
  2. Not printed.