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Northern Ireland: Colin Budd minute to Charles Powell (“Mr Barry’s Speech to the Britsh Irish Association, 15 September”) [“the overall impression conveyed was one of optimism about the prospects for significant improvement in the situation”] [declassified 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1287 f36
Editorial comments: Item includes copy of Barry’s speech. 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: 16pp
Themes: Foreign policy (Western Europe - non-EU), Media, Northern Ireland, Security services, Terrorism