740.0011 European War 1939/18691a: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in the United Kingdom ( Winant )61

204. Please transmit to Zog I King of the Albanians the following message:

“Your cable of January 662 has been received with appreciation and I reciprocate your hope for the triumph of human rights and international justice. Franklin D. Roosevelt.”

You may add verbally that as yet no procedure has been established for adherence to the principles of the Declaration by United Nations for other than governments but that note has been taken of his request.

  1. Marginal note: “OK FDR.”
  2. Sent direct to the President.