881.00/7–545: Telegram

No. 666
The Ambassador in the United Kingdom ( Winant ) to the Secretary of State

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6756. FonOff informed substance Dept’s 5371, July 21 and offhand reaction was that USSR probably would have to be brought into Tangier’s [sic] discussions.

An awkward feature about this is that other signatories to GCT of 1923 (Dutch, Belgians and Portuguese) have not been invited.

Winant
  1. The same message was sent at the same hour to the Ambassador in the United Kingdom (Winant) as telegram No. 5478.