269 Lt Col W. R. Hodgson, Secretary of Department of External Affairs, to Mr A. T. Stirling, External Affairs Officer in London

Cablegram 52 24 May 1940,

Press and radio refer to Paris radio report of proposed conference at Peiping between U.S.S.R., Germany, Japan to consider questions concerning Netherlands East Indies. Please check report and telegraph any available information.

HODGSON

[AA: A981, NETHERLANDS 33]