280 Department of External Affairs to Mighell
Cablegram 4988 CANBERRA, 17 November 1949, 11.25 a.m.
Your 4782. 
Paragraph II: Does this mean that United Kingdom contemplate that they could recognise Communist Government but at the same time oppose or abstain on the question of accreditation of Chinese Communist representative in Security Council. Since this would mean the continuation of representation by Chinese Nationalists argument is hard to follow.