711.60 f 2/22
The Minister in Czechoslovakia ( Einstein ) to the Secretary of State
[Received April 30.]
Sir: I have the honor to refer to the Department’s telegraphic instruction No. 8 of March 22, 4 p.m., and to subsequent correspondence regarding the desired conclusion between the United States and Czechoslovakia of a treaty of amity, commerce and consular rights.
In accord with this Legation’s telegram No. 12 of April 1, 9 a.m., the Czechoslovak government expressed its willingness to enter into fresh negotiations. A copy of the pertinent Foreign Office note, of April 2, 1927, is enclosed.
Pursuant to the Department’s telegraphic instruction No. 9 of April 2 , 6 p.m., the Ministry for Foreign Affairs was approached to ascertain whether the Czechoslovak government would be willing to begin negotiations on a draft furnished by the Department. To this the Ministry agreed, as indicated by this mission’s telegram No. 15, April 18, 1 p.m., which the enclosed translation of a Foreign Office note of April 12, 1927 confirms.
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