810.20 Defense/343/12: Telegram
The Ambassador in Peru (Norweb) to the Secretary of State
[Received 11:50 p.m.]
78. A conference was held this afternoon with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of War,19 Minister of Marine and Aviation20 and the Minister of Hacienda.21 The reaction of the Peruvian officials was definitely favorable. They are meeting with the President this evening and another conference is promised for tomorrow to report the President’s attitude, and further observations.[Page 159]
The Foreign Minister mentioned the necessity of unanimity among the American Republics if the plan is to be effective. This was the only suggestion of a reservation that arose during the conversations.