Principal aspects of relations of the United States with Ethiopia; the question of providing United States military equipment to Ethiopia; interest of the United States in the former Italian colony of Eritrea 1
1. For previous documentation on this subject, see Foreign Relations, 1950, vol. v, pp. 1691 ff.
 Memorandum by the Acting Deputy Director, International Security Affairs ( Ohly ) to the Director, Office of Military Assistance, Department of Defense ( Scott )
 The Secretary of the Army ( Pace ) to the Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern, South Asian, and African Affairs ( McGhee )
 The Acting Secretary of the Army ( Alexander ) to the Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern, South Asian, and African Affairs ( Berry )
 Memorandum by the Under Secretary of State ( Webb ) to the Executive Secretary of the National Security Council ( Lay )
S/P—NSC Files: Lot 61 D 167: “Italian Colonies”
McGhee Files: Lot 53 D 468: “Eritrea through Ethiopia”