751G.00/7–2054: Telegram

The United States Delegation to the Department of State


Secto 696. Re Sectos 684 and 690.1 Following has been submitted by del of state of Vietnam for insertion between Article 11 and present Article 12 of declaration:

“The conference takes note of the declaration of the Government of the state of Vietnam undertaking:

  • “—To make and support every effort to re-establish a real and lasting peace in Vietnam;
  • “—Not to use force to resist the procedures for carrying the cease-fire into effect, although it deems them to be inconsistent with the will of the nation;
  • “—To pursue the achievement of the aspirations of the Vietnam people with all the means conferred upon it by the national independence and sovereignty solemnly recognized by France.”

  1. Both dated July 20, pp. 1474 and 1480, respectively.