August 2, 1951
I have the honor to refer Your Excellency to my communication to
you for Jury 19, 1951 with reference to requests by the Korean Government for
the consideration of the Department of State of certain suggestions in
connection with the revised draft of the Japanese Peace Treaty.
Further instructions from my Government enable me to convey to Your Excellency the
following suggestions with respect to the revised Treaty, looking towards their
incorporation in the document:
Japanrenounces property of Japanand its nationals against and Korea
its nationals on or before August nine, Nineteen hundred Forty-One.
9: The MacArthur Line shall remain until such agreements be concluded.
Article 21: And
to the benefits of Articles Korea
2,9,12, and 15-a of present Treaty.
Please accept, Excellency, the renewed
assurances of my highest consideration.
YOU CHAN YANG
Dean G. Acheson
Secratary of State
D C Washington
It didn't refer to Dokdo (Liancourt Rocks) but mentioned the MacArthur Line again.