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1982 Apr 1 Th
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Personal and party papers, Cambridge

Falklands: Reagan message to MT (apparent Argentine moves against the Falklands) ["we are contacting the Argentine Government at the highest levels to urge them not to take military measures"] [released 2013]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS (Churchill Archive Centre): THCR 3/1/20 f5 (T55A/82)
Editorial comments: This document has been assigned a date by reference to a dated copy of the same message, found in PREM 19/657.
Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 1p
Themes: Defence (Falklands War, 1982), Foreign policy (USA), MT contacts with Ronald Reagan, MT messages to and from world leaders