800.0146/155½: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Chargé in the Soviet Union (Hamilton)

928. Reference Department’s 894, September 23, 5 p.m. With reference to statement that Soviet Government had participated in work of Leith-Ross Committee, Department was under impression that the Soviet Government had been represented at least by an observer. It has been advised that Soviet observers may not have attended meetings of the Committee but understands that they have been invited to attend and have in any event been kept fully informed and received full documentation of the Committee.

The foregoing is communicated for your information and communication to Molotov.