740.22112A/10–2345: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Chargé in Ecuador ( Shaw )

632. Urdes 3570, Oct. 16, and urtel 759, Oct. 2311 and Deptel 607, Oct. 11. Dept commends Chargé for personal attention this problem and concurs intention to follow Dept’s recent instructions. You are authorized to inform ForOff informally for its confidential info that substantial reduction of PL is contemplated for many countries at early date and that commensurate reduction for Ecuador is extremely unlikely in absence satisfactory guarantees with reference disposition blocked properties.

  1. Telegram 759, October 23, not printed.