711.94114 Supplies/218: Telegram

The Ambassador in the Soviet Union ( Harriman ) to the Secretary of State

1996. Department’s 1379, June 1, 7 p.m. Foreign Office states that it has no objection to publication of the proposed press release on negotiations for shift of supplies to Allied prisoners in Japan.95

  1. The statement released to the press on June 6 concerning the Japanese agreement to pick up relief supplies and mail at a Soviet Pacific port for distribution to Allied nationals interned in the Far East, with the subsequent agreement to cooperate by the Soviet Union, is printed in Department of State Bulletin, June 10, 1944, p. 536.