The Ambassador in the Netherlands ( Chapin ) to the Secretary of State
The Hague , January 25, 1951—1 p.m.
1088. Depcirtel 384, January 15. Foreign Office states its opinion is questions of political nature cannot be resolved in technical conferences and for this reason it must abstain on vote US motion re Chinese representation UPU. Added that it has followed this same procedure previous technical meetings.
Sent Department 1088; repeated niact Cairo 8.