Coll 28/45 ‘Persia. Anglo-Persian Treaty negotiations; abrogation of existing treaties.’ [7r] (13/154)
The record is made up of 1 file (75 folios). It was created in 30 Mar 1932-25 Jan 1934. It was written in English and French. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.
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might he substituted ior the words "une autre puissance
Quelconque", though in the light of the explanation
contained in your letter it seems hardly necessary.
(b) Article III . Tnis is one of the Articles which
is primarily of concern to the Admiralty and our
concurrence in it is subject to any comments they may
We agree with the Government of India that it is
unnecessary to consider trie question of altering the
title of the 'Royal Indian ferine unless and until the
Indian Navy Bill is passed.
(c) Article III bis . In the light of the Government
of India's views we are prepared to agree to the
procedure proposed in the Foreign Office letter of 27th
September 1932, No. E.3889/2355/34.
( 6 ) Article IV . Heniam. This is, of course, subject
to what has been said above in relation to paragraph 2 of
the draft Instructions.
(e) Article V . Basidu . our concurrence in this
article is, of course, on the assumption stated above,
in relation to paragraph 2 of the instructions.
(f) Article VI . The position in regard to this is
covered by paragraph 8 of the instructions to Hoare.
(g) Article VII . Bahrein . We have carefully
considered the suggestion put forward in your letter of
51st October, No.E.6512/4444/34. prims, facie there is,
of course, a good deal to be said, firstly, for reducing
possible points of difference between us and Persia over
individual provisions of the Treaty so far as possible,
and secondly, having regard to the importance from the
Persian standpoint of the specific abandonment of their
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The correspondence concerns the drafting of an article for a general treaty between Great Britain and Persia [Iran] that would outline the abrogation of treaties, conventions and agreements concluded between the two nations before 1928. The file’s principal correspondents are: HM’s Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary in Tehran, Reginald Hervey Hoare; George William Rendel of the Foreign Office; John Gilbert Laithwaite of the India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. . The file includes several French texts which include drafts of the treaty article being discussed, and copies of correspondence from the Persian Minister for Foreign Affairs.
The file includes a divider, which gives a list of correspondence references contained in the file by year. This is placed at the back of the correspondence.
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The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the rear to the front of the file.
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Foliation: the foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at the inside back cover with 77; these numbers are written in pencil and are located in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. side of each folio. A previous foliation sequence, which is also circled, has been superseded and therefore crossed out.
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