722.2315/632: Telegram

The Ambassador in Peru ( Poindexter ) to the Secretary of State

35. See my despatch No. 62, August 25, 1923.86 Protocol signed June 21, between Peru and Ecuador at Quito, provides for submission boundary settlement to arbitration in Washington. Delegates meet there immediately after Tacna-Arica decision. Text follows by next pouch.87 Minister for Foreign Affairs categorically states that above agreement in no way prejudices Peruvian-Colombian treaty which will be submitted to Congress for ratification immediately on convening.88

  1. Not printed.
  2. See telegram no. 7, June 24, from the Minister in Ecuador, infra.
  3. See pp. 293 ff.