109 Department of External Affairs to Legation in Washington
Cablegram 307 CANBERRA, 25 February 1946
Your 192. 
Some care should be exercised before India and Philippines are added to Tribunal which is already very numerous. We cannot overlook the fact that India voted against Australia's election to the Security Council. If we are to support India in these matters, as we have consistently in the past, we are entitled to reciprocity. A reserved attitude to India should therefore be adopted.