811.20 Defense (M) Portugal/854: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in Portugal (Fish)

618. Your 744, April 3, 11 a.m.30 Immediately upon conclusion of surcharge controversy, it is requested that you open negotiations on wolfram agreement along lines detailed in the Department’s 228 of February 12, 7 p.m. If your British colleague lacks parallel instructions, or if in your judgment intervening events require an altered approach, please telegraph urgently.

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