45 Mr A.T. Stirling, External Affairs Officer in London, to Department of External Affairs

Cablegram 63 LONDON, 20 March 1939

SECRET

Czechoslovak Consulate-General. Foreign Office, who have received similar enquiries from Egypt and Palestine, are now investigating legal position and have promised to advise me immediately it is ascertained. Meanwhile United Kingdom Government are continuing to treat Czechoslovak Minister [1] at London as heretofore, e.g. inviting him to functions in connection with French President's [2] visit.

STIRLING

1 This probably refers to the Czechoslovakian Charge d'Affaires in London, Karel Lisicky.

2 Albert Lebrun.

[AA: A981, CZECHOSLOVAKIA 13, ii]