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Memorandum from John Hay

Author:
Hay, John, 1838-1905
Date:
1904-08-18
Description:
This memorandum addresses "the question of visit, refuge or asylum of a belligerent ship of war in a neutral port," quoting from the Chinese Neutrality Regulations. There are three cases when a belligerent ship may enter a neutral port. Secretary Hay discusses disarming belligerent ships.
Subject:
Russo-Japanese War (1904-1905), War, Maritime (International law), Neutrality, Warships--Visits to foreign ports, Harbors of refuge, Harbors--Access, Harbors--International cooperation, Asylum, Right of, China
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o281237
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