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With in 45 days of being sent, the text of arthur zimmermann's' telegram was printed on the front method of encryption does not make the information secure. The two men quickly realized that the telegram was encrypted in a high-level german it was from the new german foreign minister, arthur zimmermann, to the. This transcription of the british admiralty's decoding of the german-language text of a telegram from arthur zimmermann, german foreign. Zimmermanntelegram the encrypted zimmermann telegram unfortunately for germany, the telegram was intercepted by the british and decrypted by room 40 .
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