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Cold War: Charles Powell note to FCO (“United States position on nuclear arms control and SDI”) [MT “suspects that the United States might not ultimately insist on a 50 percent cut in throw weight, a ban on the upgrading of the SS-18 or a ban on Soviet GCLMs”] [released Dec 2015]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1759 f306
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 3pp
Themes: Defence (general), Defence (arms control), Foreign policy (general discussions), Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), British relations with the US, British relations with the Soviet Union