740.0011 E W /2–1945: Telegram
The Acting Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Uruguay ( Dawson )
80. Reurtel 131, February 19, 10 a.m.24 For Uruguay to be invited to the San Francisco Conference it should act by March 1. This is in accordance with a decision taken at Yalta.25 Please inform President confidentially.
After the declaration of war and before a representative of Uruguay signs the United Nations Declaration, we should have a communication stating that Uruguay has entered into a state of war, that it desires to adhere to the United Nations Declaration, and that it has empowered a representative to sign on behalf of Uruguay.
- Not printed.↩
- See Protocol of the Proceedings of the Crimea Conference, Foreign Relations, The Conferences at Malta and Yalta, 1945, pp. 975, 976.↩