711.8312 A/3: Telegram
The Acting Secretary of State to the Minister in Egypt (Gunther)
27. On August 16th the Secretary handed to the Attaché of the Egyptian Legation a note1 proposing the negotiation of treaties of arbitration and conciliation between the United States and Egypt. The note was accompanied by draft texts in all respects similar to those which have been proposed during recent months to other countries. Arbitration treaties have been proposed to 29 other countries and signed with 8. Conciliation treaties have been proposed to 19 other countries and signed with 5.
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