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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Northern Ireland: Nott & Atkins minute to MT (future of Security Co-ordinator post) [declassified Dec 2012]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/817 f38
Editorial comments: Includes Security Co-ordinator’s March 1981 report, Co-Ordination of the Security Effort in Northern Ireland: The Way Forward . On p1 of Nott/Atkins minute, name deleted and retained under section 3(4) (2 Oct 2012). Read other documents selected from this file. The full file from which this item is taken can be seen here.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 32pp
Themes: Executive (appointments), Law & order, Northern Ireland, Security services, Terrorism