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Editorial Note

For an overview of the relations between the United States and Portugal in early 1952, see a memorandum of conversation between Acheson and Salazar, February 22, volume V, Part 1, page 129. Acheson’s own account of this conversation can be found in Present at the Creation, pages 627–628. For documentation on the participation of Portugal in NATO, including questions involving the status of Portugal in the NATO Annual Reviews, see volume V, Part 1, pages 1 ff.