893.34/169a: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Japan (Warren)91

37. I am today handing to the Japanese, British, French and Italian representatives here an aide memoire to the following effect:

[Here follows text of aide-mémoire printed supra.]

You will communicate the above to the Foreign Office and request an expression of its views.

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Repeat to Peking for its information, omitting last sentence.

(Same mutatis mutandis to London as no. 127, to Paris as no. 131, to Rome as no. 56.)

  1. See penultimate paragraph for instructions to repeat to Peking; also last paragraph concerning repetition to the Ambassadors in Great Britain (no. 127), France (no. 131), and Italy (no. 56).