819.52G31/23: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Chargé in Panama ( Flexer )

29. Your 57, July 2, 3 p.m. and 58, July 3, 11 a.m. The War Department concurs in the opinion of the State Department that the assurances of the Panaman Government should be accepted. General Stone is being instructed to keep in touch with you and to take no further action for the present.

Please express to the Minister for Foreign Affairs the Department’s appreciation of the cooperative attitude of the Panaman Government and inform him that, in view of the assurances given the Legation, no further action in the matter will be taken by this Government except after full consultation with the Panaman Government.