265 Critchley to Department of External Affairs

Cablegram K277 BATAVIA, 2 [March] 1949, 12.30 p.m.

RESTRICTED

The Commission yesterday despatched to the Security Council a comprehensive report [1] which brings out clearly the facts of the Dutch non-compliance with the 28th January resolution. [2] The report refers the latest Netherlands counter proposals [3] to the Council for consideration and requests instructions as to what its position should be towards invitations.

2. Copy of report will be despatched next air-mail.

1 The text of the 'Report dated 1 March 1949 submitted by the United Nations Commission for Indonesia in accordance with the Security Council's resolution of 28 January 1949', Document S/1270 & Corr. 1, is given in United Nations, Security Council Official Records, Fourth Year, Supplement for March, pp.8-29.

2 Document 168.

3 See Document 249.

[AA : A1838, 403/3/1/1, xxi]