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Falklands: MT message to President Reagan (intelligence reports Argentine navy preparing to invade) [MT asks Reagan to intervene with Galtieri] [declassified 2012]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/657 f18 (T55/82)
Editorial comments:

2025. This document was extracted from the PM's Office Files and submitted to the Falkland Islands Review Committee (chaired by Lord Franks); it originally formed part of what is now PREM19/613. Read other documents selected from PREM19/657, The full file from which this item is taken can be seen Read full file - PREM19/657.

Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 1p
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Defence (Falklands War, 1982), Security services, British relations with the US, MT contacts with Ronald Reagan, MT messages to and from world leaders