The Chargé in Saudi Arabia (Shullaw) to the Secretary of State
[Received May 7—9:04 a.m.]
41. My 33, April 24, 9 a.m. British Government has replied to Saudi query by explaining pooling of American and British munitions and stating that Saudi request for arms should properly be [Page 869]taken up either through Saudi Legation in London or British Legation in Jidda. Request probably will be handled through Saudi Minister in London.
Repeated to Cairo.