810.20 Defense/5–845: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Argentina (Braden)

516. Under date of April 20 the Department received a note from the Argentine Embassy46 stating that during the Warren visit it was agreed that it is advisable to exchange ideas between the Army staffs of the United States and Argentina with respect to matters of continental [Page 380] defense. The Argentine note extends an invitation to representatives of the General Staff of the United States to visit Argentina for the purpose of exchanging ideas informally with members of the Staff of the Argentine Army on problems of continental defense.

The Department, in replying to the Argentine note, is stating that this matter will be taken up with the Argentine authorities by Ambassador Braden very soon after his arrival in Buenos Aires.

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