Arrangements have been made for sending Herr Schnurre as Special Plenipotentiary of the German Government to Helsinki for a
few days, accompanied by Herr Ludwig, to negotiate with Minister
president Ryti and others of the highest Finnish Government leader on the immediate program described above. The trip to Helsinki is to
start on April 8.4
1 See documents No. 463, footnotes 4 and 5.
2 Documents concerning these negotiations are on serials 2110 and 9831.
3 Documentation concerning these agreements has not been found.
4 Details concerning Schnurre's negotiations in Helsinki have not been found:
but see document No. 293, footnote 1.
Sources: Documents on German foreign policy 1918-1945, Series D, IX, Nr. 16. Akten zur deutschen auswärtigen Politik 1918-1945, Serie D. Band IX, 16. Schnurre's trip to Finland was postponed and took place three weeks later (H. Peter Krosby, "The Diplomacy of the Petsamo Question and Finnish-German Relations, March-December 1940", Scandia 2008, http://www.scandia.hist.lu.se)
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