893.102 lc/15: Telegram

The Chargé in China (Ruddock) to the Secretary of State

283. Your 198, July 17 [15], 6 p.m. Is denial of asylum only to follow proscription of offender by the Chinese Government or is the diplomatic body or nationality concerned to decide who is to be [Page 515] denied asylum? For example, Wang, Military Governor of Hupeh, responsible for Ichang lootings appears to be on the point of vacating his post.