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US: Burt briefing for Shultz ("Your visit to the UK, Jan 11-12 Scope Paper") [“This past fall, pressures on the US/UK relationship have been stronger than at any time since Suez”] [declassified 2013]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: US State Department FOI 2006-01579
Editorial comments: Undated but plainly relates to 1984. The visit in fact was postponed a few days. Listed by conjectured date, a week before visit as originally planned. Read other documents selected from this file.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Foreign policy (Africa), Foreign policy (Americas excluding USA), Foreign policy (International organizations), Foreign policy (Middle East), Foreign policy (USA), British relations with the US