396.1 LO/4–750: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Embassy in the United Kingdom 1


1573. Fol agreement with Fr and Brit Embs schedule May mtg: Secy arrive Paris May 7 for discussions May 8 Schuman; proceeding London for discussions May 9–10 Bevin; with Bevin and Schuman May 11, 12, 13; NAT Council mtg May 15, 16 and 17. (NAT govts have been asked to confirm.) Advance party probably commencing preparatory talks Apr 24 Lond. As Fr have agreed sending Advanced group Lond all preparatory talks will probably be held there. You will be informed soonest composition groups.

  1. Repeated Paris 1533, HICOG 2385.