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Frederick Voigt to W. P. Crozier.

Location: [London].

Confidential. The head of the Wilhelmstrasse has told the British Chargé d'Affaires in Berlin that Germany would not refuse to be part of an arms limitation discussion, even if the Russians were invited, and might agree to hold the Five Power Conference. Del Vayo thinks Madrid will fall in the next few weeks; the rebels may win, but will not be able to sustain their victory.