482 Department of External Affairs to Kevin
Cablegram 337 CANBERRA, 28 December 1948, 11.30 a.m.
Your 506. 
You will realise Government policy is to ban all ammunition of war and Dutch have received none. Moreover, they have not been able to ship Dutch-owned munitions at present in Australia. Relief goods have been held in store. Watersiders are not permitting the loading of any ships bound for Indonesia.