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October 16, 1976

Telegram to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from the Royal Danish Embassy in Beijing

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4 Q 110


Chief of PRO

Secretary General


Copies attached:

4.F. North Korea 1

4.F. North Korea 2

4.F. North Korea 4

4.F. North Korea 5




Embassy in Beijing, amtel 242, October 16. 1976, 04:15


To on-duty secretary


Requested to inform the Chief of Protocol about the below issues on Saturday:


Retrieval of diplomats from the North Korean Embassy in Copenhagen


Amtel 260 dated 15.10.1976.


The North Korean Ambassador here has tonight returned from Pyongyang, and a meeting has been set up for 16.30 local time - 9.30 Danish time. Telex-report from the meeting will follow.


International radio stations, such as BBC, Voice of America and Tokyo Radio have broadcast the press release from Danish Foreign Ministry as well as information on the arrests.


Mortensen 242









A notice of the meeting with the North Korean Ambassador.


Document Information


Rigsarkivet, Udenrigsministeriet (0002), Journalsager gruppe 003-004 (1973-1988), 1567 (4 Q 110). Obtained by Charles Kraus and translated by August Mersyth.


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