711.93 Tibet/7–849: Telegram

The Ambassador in China (Stuart) to the Secretary of State

1459. We like suggestion Embassy, New Delhi, to send small mission this summer to Lhasa (Department’s intel July 5, 1 a. m.16). Authority Canton Government over Tibet non-existent and we agree any move with implications recognition autonomous status Tibet should be made before relations established with Chinese Communist government.

Sent Department 1459, repeated New Delhi 6.

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