FOREIGN RELATIONS: Briefing in Bermuda

With elaborate secrecy, a member of the U.S. delegation at the Big Three conference invited a few U.S. newsmen to a not-for-attribution summing-up of what had happened in Bermuda and what had not.

The three chiefs of government met, he said, "in response to the wishes of Sir Winston [Churchill], who thought it would be a good idea for us to get together and talk our common affairs over informally." The only concrete problem that required a decision was the recent Russian note expressing willingness to take part in a four-power foreign ministers'...

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