260 Critchley to Department of External Affairs

Cablegram K276 BATAVIA, 1 March 1949, 5.50 p.m.

IMMEDIATE

Chairman [1] of B.F.O. has informed High Representative of the Crown [2] that Netherlands proposal for round table conference has been hailed with approval by Assembly for federal consultation and that various delegations of B.F.O. therefore, unanimously expressed their willingness to accept invitation to participate.

1 Sultan Hamid II of Pontianak.

2 L.J.M. Beel

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