Sunday, July 19, 2015
ADSS 1.71 Maglione to Borgongini: information sent to Warsaw
ADSS 1.71 Luigi Maglione, Sec State, to Francesco Borgongini Duca, Italy
Reference: AES 3819/39 - draft
Location and date: Vatican, 23.07.1939
Summary statement: Information sent to Warsaw.
I have received your report 6967 of 14 June 1939 (1): in which you relate the conversation with the Foreign Minister (2) on the evening of 13 June, on very important subjects, of great interest in the present political situation.
While I think you for this accurate information, which I immediately brought to the Holy Father, I wish to inform you, with reference to the desired persuasive action of the Holy See in respect of Poland, I have immediately sent a telegram, dated 16 June, to the Apostolic Nuncio in Warsaw. (3)
(1) ADSS 1.62
(2) Galeazzo Ciano (1903-44), Italian Foreign Minister 1936-43.
(3) ADSS op cit.