710.Consultation(2)/65: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Colombia ( Braden )

120. Your 168, June 24, 2 p.m. Please assure the Minister of Foreign Affairs on my behalf and on that of the Under Secretary that his constructive interest in the success of the proposed meeting at Habana is sincerely appreciated here.

The status of the agenda for the meeting is described in the Department’s circular telegram of June 24, 1 p.m. The Department hopes that it will be possible prior to the meeting to exchange views regarding certain specific proposals along economic lines which are now being worked out. In this connection any expression on the part of the Colombian Government would be highly welcome.