891.77/731a: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in Iran (Dreyfus)

396. Department’s instruction 242, July 3.19 Soviet note dated July 27 states that Russian Ambassador Tehran will be instructed to inform Iranian Government that Soviet Government has no objections to participation of American troops in control over southern part of Trans-Iranian railroad. Text of note follows by air mail.

  1. Not printed; it transmitted texts of the Soviet note of May 11, p 448, and the Department’s note in reply, June 15, p. 466.