LATIN AMERICA - 12. BRAZILIAN PRESIDENT - ELECT MAY ATTEMPT MEDIATION BETWEEN

Created: 10/19/1960

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President-elect Janlo Quadros hopes to visit both Cuba and the United States before his Inauguration next January and may attempt to mediate between the twoaccording to Information reaching the American Embassy in Rio de Janeiro. The embassy believes Quadros' refusal to answer questions on Cuba at his pross conference onctober lends credibility to this Quadros parriedas to his position on the difficulties between Havana and Washington, and spoke Instead on US-Brazilian relations and the "need for Washington to recognize Brazil's status as an emerging world power."

Quadros vlsltod Havana last March as part of histo win the Brazilianvote and announced

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afterward that he was in full sympathy with the alms of the Cuban revolution. Morehe has roferrod to Cubaind of object lesson in the results of "faulty US policies" In Latin America.

The outgoing Kubltschek government volunteerod Us good offlcos early this year and in July attempted to work out an arrangement with Mexicoolot approach to the problem

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