The Minister in Bolivia (Des Portes) to the Secretary of State
[Received 5:20 p.m.]
34. Referring to Department’s circular May 28, 9 p.m. The information was today given the Foreign Minister who commented [Page 290]his opinion that the Resolution is contrary to article VI Treaty of 185816 and Hughes Convention at Habana;17 that the Resolution unfair since Bolivia needs material for defense particularly regarding plans invasion Santa Cruz and geographic inequality the two countries for receiving supplies; he also wishes to know if Resolution retroactive.