Doc. No. 4051 - Analysis of Documentary Evidence
Description of supposed attached document: Photostat - Foreign Ministry File (State Sec'y Japan Vol i I) originally from February 1940 and July 1940 in German language. Document has not been translated but it has been photostated. The original source was Nuremberg and the individuals discussed are OSHIMA, OTT, and STAHMER. This document relates to Conspiracy for Aggressive Warfare. Included in these documents are: Telegram from OTT regarding the publishing of German war songs in Japan; Telegram from STAHMER to WEIZSACKER regarding talks with OSHIMA, SHIRATORI, TERAUCHI, etc. related to cooperation; Telegram from RIBBENTROP, FUSCHL identical to IPS Doc. No. 4037, Item 31; Notice signed by KNOLL that AIKAWA will be available to talk to the Foreign Minister in Berlin on March 2; Note from WEIZSACKER regarding Germany granting certain economic concessions if Japan would not touch the Netherland's Indies.