711.62114A/4–1845: Telegram

The Chargé in the Soviet Union ( Kennan ) to the Secretary of State

1244. We have received no reply to the Ambassador’s letter to Molotov dated April 15, which was sent in compliance with Department’s 864 April 14, noon.10

Under the circumstances I am informing Foreign Office that we are proceeding with the acceptance of the German proposal insofar as it relates to American prisoners of war.

  1. Telegram 864 not printed, but see telegram 1486, April 14, to Paris, p. 712.