The Chargé in the Netherlands ( Sussdorff ) to the Secretary of State
[Received December 8.]
Sir: With reference to the Department’s unnumbered Instruction of October 17, 1923,64 and to the Legation’s despatch No. 340, of September 15, 1924,65 I have the honor to inform the Department that I have just received a Note from the Netherlands Minister for Foreign Affairs in which he outlines the views of his Government with respect to the proposed modification of the terms of the existing embargo on the shipment of arms and munitions of war to China. A copy and translation of the Foreign Minister’s communication is enclosed herewith.
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