Wednesday, February 11, 2015
ADSS 10.411* Tardini to Cicognani (USA) - efforts for Hungary
Reference: Telegram 2026 (AES 8088/44)
Location and date: Vatican, 04.12.1944
Summary statement: Cicognani is asked to report on his efforts for Hungary.
Further to my telegram number 1963 (1), I bring to Your Excellency’s attention the following:
The Apostolic Nuncio to Hungary telegraphed me (2): “Cardinal Seredi wishes that the Holy See make representation to the Allied Governments to take action to prevent the Russian armies advancing in Hungary, from committing abuses and especially violence against women.”
I ask Your Excellency to inform me what can be done. (3)
(1) 06.11.1944 (AES 7193/44). Concerning the situation in Lithuania, not published in ADSS.
(2) See ADSS 10.405.
(3) See ADSS 10.413 and 429.