August 13, 1971
Cable from Ambassador Rush to Kissinger Regarding Four Powers Negotiations on Berlin
US Ambassador Rush informs Kissinger on the progress of negotiations between the Soviet Union, France, Great Britain, and the United States on the status of Berlin. He reports that negotiations have gone well, aside from difficulties with the British and French ambassadors.
August 18, 1971
Cable from Ambassador Rush to Henry Kissinger on the Four Powers Negotiations on Berlin
US Ambassador Rush recommends to National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger that the negotiations take a "no more than a two week recess" in agreement with the request made by Secretary of State Rogers.
August 19, 1971
Cable from Ambassador Rush to Henry Kissinger Regarding the Four Powers Negotiations on Berlin
Rush updates National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger on the progress of the Four Powers Negotiations on Berlin, informing him that the "bureaucrats [in the State Department] have been foiled" and an agreement has been completed and "it contains virtually everything we hoped to get under our maximum demands."