890h.01/12: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Great Britain (Dawes)

97. Your 109, April 15, 4 p.m. There is no objection to you receiving the Afghan Minister at his request. If he raises the question of recognition you should state that you are not authorized to discuss the matter with him but that you will be pleased to transmit to the Department any statement which his Government has authorized him to make.