Archive (TNA)

Falklands: FCO telegram 614 to UKE Washington (2040Z) ("Falkland Islands") [MT message to Reagan; Argentine invasion seemingly imminent - redacted to remove reference to secret sources] [declassified 2012]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: AL 1. Documents released to the Margaret Thatcher Foundation per FOI request 0181-12.
Editorial comments:

2040. This document was derived from the Private Office files of Lord Carrington, as prepared for submission to the Franks Inquiry. The originals are due to be accessioned in due course by TNA where they will be found within FCO archives. An unredacted text of the document released in 2015 can be read here.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 1p
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Defence (Falklands), Security services & intelligence