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1983 Dec 21 We
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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Hong Kong: UKE Beijing telegram to FCO (“Future of Hong Kong: Meeting with Zhao Ziyang”) [“Zhao said that one aspect of China’s sovereignty over Hong Kong would be China’s right to station troops there”] [declassified 2013]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1059 f94
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 4pp
Themes: Commonwealth (general), Foreign policy (Asia), British policy towards Hong Kong