862.24/2–547: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Embassy in the Soviet Union


180. For Ambassador. ReDeptel 83, January 17, 7 p. m. Formal Advice of cessation of deliveries under pipeline given Eremin of Soviet Government Purchasing Commission by letter from Lane dated 1/30/47. However, items to which title had been transferred prior to December 31, 1946 including items “deemed” transferred in accordance with Agreement of Oct 15, 1945 have been released for immediate shipment. Best estimates indicate materials released amount to $9 million.