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1982 Apr 2 Fr
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Falklands: State Department to USE Buenos Aires ("President's conversation with Argentine President") [use of force "would gravely compromise US-Argentine relations"] [declassified 2002]

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: Telegram
Venue: -
Source: Thatcher digital archive (per US State Department)
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: 0437. The original conversation took place at 2030 EST. An alternative account of it is available on this site, from the diary of Jim Rentschler, the NSC official who listened in as notetaker.
Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Defence (Falklands War, 1982), Foreign policy (USA)