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(Untitled), 01 Aug 1940- 02 Aug 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/6A/82-83

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Letter from 2nd Lord Lytton [Chairman, Foreign Office Council of Aliens] to WSC requesting an interview for a deputation from Parliament on the Far East; emphasizes they do not intend to criticize the Government decision to close the Burma Road [between Burma, later Myanmar, and China], although they do not agree with it, but want to discuss constructive ways ahead; reply from WSC thanking Lytton for his committee work with aliens but regrets the Far East is Foreign Office business.


  • 01 Aug 1940- 02 Aug 1940

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Published: (Winston S Churchill's reply) The Churchill War Papers II pp 598 - 9.

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