165. Telegram From the Department of State to the Legation in Hungary1

269. Zorin announced in Political Committee April 5 USSR would not press U–2, RB–47 complaint against US and suggested states concerned take steps clear agenda of Hungary and Tibet. Yost welcomed Zorin’s statement re U–2 and RB–47 case but observed Hungary and Tibet not in same category. Later, spokesman USDel informed press US not prepared drop Hungary and Tibet.

  1. Source: National Archives and Records Administration, RG 59, Central Files 1960–63, 320/4–661. Official Use Only. Drafted by Edward J. Trost (EUR/EE), cleared by Michael Newlin (IO/UNP), and approved by Robert M. McKisson.