256 Department of External Affairs to Hood and Critchley

Cablegrams 120, 35 CANBERRA, 1 March 1949, 10.30 a.m.

IMMEDIATE SECRET

Our 117 [1] (34 to Batavia).

Further to first sentence of our paragraph 8, if United States and/or United Kingdom show themselves prepared to make the running in pressing the Dutch hard to accept terms of 28th January Resolution [2] in full, you should of course give them all possible support.

1 Document 251.

2 Document 168.

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