Message Conveying the Government' s Official Condolences on the Death of Joseph Stalin.
March 05, 1953
THE GOVERNMENT of the United States tenders its official condolences to the Government of the U.S.S.R. on the death of Generalissimo Joseph Stalin, Prime Minister of the Soviet Union.
Note: This message, sent by the Secretary of State at the request of the President, was transmitted through the American Embassy to the Soviet Foreign Office.
Dwight D. Eisenhower, Message Conveying the Government' s Official Condolences on the Death of Joseph Stalin. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/232351