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53. For previous correspondence on the passage of Axis vessels through the Straits, see Foreign Relations, 1942, vol. iv, pp. 805 ff. For the Montrenx Convention regarding the regime of the Straits signed July 20, 1936, see League of Nations Treaty Series, vol. clxxiii, p. 213; for correspondence on the interest of the United States in this convention, see Foreign Relations, 1936, vol. iii, pp. 503 ff.

[1153] The Ambassador in Turkey ( Steinhardt ) to the Secretary of State

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