811.24532/6–446: Telegram

The Chargé in Brazil ( Daniels ) to the Secretary of State

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1034. Program for liquidating surplus property on air bases apparently being held up because of failure to reach decision on exact procedure to be followed. Can Dept confirm understanding expressed [Page 446] Embstel No. 872 of May 11, 11 p.m.38 which set forth a clear and orderly procedure for prompt action? Embassy recommends procedure set forth in reference telegram and feels urgent need for immediate decision to expedite work of Foreign Liquidation Commission Rio and at same time bring entire air base situation into line with our commitments. Please telegraph.39

Daniels
  1. Not printed.
  2. Department’s telegram 756, June 6, 1946, 1 p.m., indicated that the recommended procedure was approved (811.24532/5–1146).