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Overview of the contents of eight telegrams on the subject of Japan, May 22 1941

Subjects of the telegrams include the outcomes of the first British and American interviews with Matsuoka. Potential casus belli if a German attack on a US envoy was to take place. Problematic proposal for Wilkie to visit Japan. Watt of the Australian Legation relays a message expressing Australian interest in American-Japanese negotiations. Craigie wants to keep correspondence with Matsuoka confidential.
Item Type: Memorandum
Date: 22 May 1941
Title of document: Overview of the contents of eight telegrams on the subject of Japan
Authors or Creators: Illegible (UK Embassy Official to US)
Places: Europe > Northern Europe > United Kingdom
The Americas > North America > United of States of America
Asia > Eastern Asia > Japan
Asia > Eastern Asia > China
Reference: FO 115/ 3425 - Far East affairs 1941
URI: http://archive.atlantic-archive.org/id/eprint/1174
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