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The Minister in Iran ( Hornibrook ) to the Secretary of State

42. In note verbale received today strong representations made by Iranian Government as a result of alleged arrest, forcible detention and arraignment of Djalal1 at a point between New York and Washington on a charge of speeding. Requests that suitable explanation be made by the Department to Djalal and that Legation be advised by cable that such explanation has been made.

  1. Iranian Minister.