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The Secretary of State to the Chargé in China ( Atcheson )

1294. Reference your 1688, September 12, 11 a.m. Department approves the action you have taken in this matter.

Please inform the Acting Foreign Minister that issuance of the statement did not take place on September 15 as it has been temporarily postponed, and that the proposed statement should therefore still be considered as confidential.