The President of the Assembly of the League of Nations (Hymans) to the Acting Secretary of State


Mr. Secretary of State: The President of the United States has been pleased, in response to the appeal of the Assembly of the League of Nations, to take steps in a lofty spirit of humanity toward putting an end to the hostilities between the Turkish Nationalists and the Armenian Republic.

The Council of the League of Nations, having been requested by a resolution of the Assembly dated December 18 to watch over the fate of Armenia, would be very grateful to you if you would advise it of the action taken in pursuance of this generous initiative of your Government, and if you would be good enough to address to the Secretariat General, at Geneva, all information bearing on this subject, as well as all helpful information on the situation in Armenia.

Please accept [etc.]

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