III, 180. Graf Berchtold an Freiherrn von Müller in Tokio, 24. August 1914
Z. 67120 / 7
W i e n , den 24. August 1914
Chiffr. 10 Uhr p. m.
In consideration of Japans [sic] action towards the German Empire, our ally, I request your Excellency to demand your passports, to order our Consulates immediatly [sic] to cease their activity and to depart with the Embassies and Consulates [sic] personnel and colony to America.
Confide protection and interests of our subjects to American Ambassador.
Passports are being transmitted to Japanese Ambassador here.
- Vgl. Österreichisch-ungarisches Rotbuch, Nr. 69.