867.5151/130: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Turkey (MacMurray)

12. Your No. 9, February 16, 5 p.m.23 American exporters are pressing the Department to obtain an official statement of the Turkish Government’s intentions concerning the liquidation of the balance of the funds which have become blocked in Turkey since last May. The Department considers that the exporters are justified in their demands for information in this respect, and wishes you to request a definite statement from the Turkish authorities as to their intentions regarding the blocked balance. Please reply by cable.

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