891.01/25: Telegram

The Chargé in Persia ( Amory ) to the Secretary of State

79. At meeting this afternoon attended by every diplomatic chief of mission it was unanimously agreed to send Hassan Moshar,2a as act of courtesy, brief individual acknowledgments, strictly personal and unofficial in form, of his communication2b reported in my cable number 79 [78] of November 1st,2 stating its contents had been communicated to respective governments for instructions. It is expected Provisional Government will be constituted definitively very shortly; one hears that Constituent Assembly will be convoked within a, few weeks. Normal conditions prevail.

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I suspect several colleagues are recommending that de facto recognition should at least follow promptly for tactical purposes any formal communication [of] formation of Provisional Government.

Amory
  1. Persian Minister for Foreign Affairs.
  2. Notifying the several Governments of the action of the National Consultative Assembly of October 31, previously reported to the Department in telegram No. 77, supra.
  3. Not printed.