396.1 GE/6–3054: Telegram

The United States Delegation to the Department of State


Secto 547. Repeated information Moscow 152. Kuznetsov has invited me and several members USDel to lunch tomorrow and I have accepted.1 I intend avoid substantive discussion insofar as possible, listening to whatever he has to say, and as necessary reiterating our substantive positions. However if Department desires I make any specific points, would appreciate instructions.2

  1. For an account of the JohnsonKuznetsov meeting, July 1, see telegram Secto 550, July 1, p. 1268.
  2. The Department of State in telegram Tosec 501, June 30, replied as follows: “Suggest that as appropriate you stress with Kuznetsov our position on international control commission: i.e., UN or Colombo powers.” (396.1 GE/6–3054)