660C.116/200: Telegram (part air)

The Ambassador in Poland (Cudahy) to the Secretary of State

2. Your telegram 96, December 29, 3 p.m. Interviewed Minister for Foreign Affairs stating that United States Government considered application of direct shipment requirement in direct violation of Friendship and Commerce Treaty and stated that my Government expected that the Polish Government would promptly take steps to accord merchandise of American origin entering Poland by indirect route the treatment it is entitled to under provisions of Treaty. Foreign Minister professed ignorance and promised to investigate matter without delay. Despatch follows.38

  1. Despatch No. 1440, January 7, not printed.