740.00111 A.R./1101a: Circular telegram

The Secretary of State to the Missions in Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, and Venezuela

The text of the joint declaration proposed by Uruguay has been approved by all of the American republics and is being released to the press this evening by Panama.76 Please inform the Foreign Office and indicate the desirability of taking appropriate measures in order to secure a maximum of publicity. In approving the statement, the Colombian Government indicated that it should include Denmark and Norway.

  1. The text was the same as that quoted in telegram No. 59, May 13, 7 p.m., to the Ambassador in Panama, p. 730, with the addition of the title “Maintenance of International Activities in Accordance with Christian Morality” after the reference in the second paragraph to the Ninth Resolution of the Meeting of Foreign Ministers held at Panama in 1939.