Letters, Jul. 26, 1948

On the Record

Sir:

... As Ambassador of the Dominican Republic to the U.S., it is my duty to protest TIME'S July 5 account to the effect that arms and planes have been sent by the Dominican government to Central America . . .

It is our unshakable policy and determination not to interfere in the internal affairs of other nations. The record proves beyond any doubt that the Dominican Republic has lived up to the obligations imposed upon her by international law and agreements.

LUIS FRANCISCO THOMEN

Washington, D.C.

¶ TIME did not say that...

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