426 Burton to Evatt

Cablegram E114 CANBERRA, 22 December 1948

PERSONAL CONFIDENTIAL

Cabinet has affirmed instructions to Hodgson [1] as outlined in previous telegram [2], excluding question of sanctions which is omitted until United States and United Kingdom policy clear.

Cabinet considers Australia should support United States move, even though not concurred in by United Kingdom.

1 See Document 416.

2 Document 401.

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