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Incoming brief: Cabinet Secretary’s incoming brief for new PM (Energy, EC, East/West, etc) [master copy of whole briefing set][declassified 2009]

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: Memorandum
Venue: -
Source: PREM 19/41
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: This will have been among the first documents MT read as Prime Minister. This is a master copy, separately filed, unannotated: the individual components, once annotated, were broken up and placed in the relevant subject file and are also present on this site.
Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 52pp
Themes: Executive, Commonwealth (Rhodesia-Zimbabwe), Defence (general), Defence (arms control), Energy, European Union (general), Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Northern Ireland