224 Critchley to Department of External Affairs

Cablegram unnumbered BATAVIA, 16 February 1949, 1 p.m.

Following report was telegraphed to Security Council 15th February.

BEGINS.

Resolution [1] of Security Council of 28th January, 1949, requires that United Nations Commission for Indonesia report to Security Council and make recommendations for solution of difficulties if parties have not reached agreement on an interim Federal Government by 15th February.

In the light of recent developments at The Hague, the Commission recommends that reporting date be postponed to 1st March. ENDS.

1 Document 168.

[AA : A1838, 403/3/1/1, xxi]