124.93/2–149: Telegram

The Ambassador in France ( Caffery ) to the Secretary of State

395. According Foreign Office, Soviet Ambassador, Nanking, informed French Ambassador January 30, he had received instructions to accompany Chinese Government to Canton. We had previously informed Foreign Office contents Deptel 104, January 26 to Nanking, repeated Paris 236, and Foreign Office would appreciate being informed whether we contemplate any changes as result Soviet decision.30

  1. In his telegram No. 321, February 3, 5 p. m., the Secretary of State responded that the Department did not contemplate any change.