811.20 Defense(M)Peru/729: Telegram

The Ambassador in Peru (Norweb) to the Secretary of State

623. Supplementing my telegram no. 601, April 28, 5 p.m.52 The Finance Minister has just informed me that President Prado does not consider the proposal acceptable in view of a conversation in which Duggan53 is said to have promised to urge reconsideration of the article 3 matter. Since I have no other information in the above regard the Department’s comments would be appreciated.

  1. Not printed.
  2. Laurence Duggan, Adviser on Political Relations. For correspondence on the trip of Vice President Wallace and Mr. Duggan to certain American Republics including Peru, see vol. v, pp. 55 ff.