740.0011 European War 1939/10100: Telegram
The Minister in Bulgaria ( Earle ) to the Secretary of State
[Received 4:05 p.m.]
201. Excellent semi-official Bulgarian source informs me official communiqué will be issued in 6 hours stating for policing and administrative purposes Bulgarian troops will move today into Grecian Thrace and Grecian and Yugoslav Macedonia4 excepting such military zones as Salonica, Ochrid and Struga.
- In connection with the war between Bulgaria and Yugoslavia and Greece, see President Roosevelt’s Proclamation and Regulations, April 24, 1941, Department of State Bulletin, April 26, 1941, p. 495.↩