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Cold War: Sommer memo for Poindexter ("Mrs Thatcher's Request to Meet with the President") [suggests a small Friday meeting in Washington; do not break President's weekend] [declassified 2000]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Reagan Library: Peter Sommer Files 925//86-10/06/86 (RAC Box 5)
Editorial comments: Supporting documents follow, including an undated postcard note from the President recording a commitment he seems to have made during a call from the US Ambassador to the UK, Charles Price.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 9pp
Themes: Defence (arms control), Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states)