143 Chifley to Attlee

Cablegram 347 CANBERRA, 30 September 1946, 8.20 p.m.

SECRET

Reference your No. 316. [1]

Owing to present circumstances [2] it Will not be possible for the Government to consider for some time the recommendations in paragraph two and the additional proposals in your cablegram. In the meantime the additional proposals have been referred to our technical advisers for examination.

1 Document 129.

2 A federal election had been held on 28 September.

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