Archive (TNA)
Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Cold War: FCO minute to No.10 (“Mr McFarlane’s Briefing to the Prime Minister 23 November: SDI”) [McFarlane cited “the threat from Soviet mobile mirved systems as a prime justification for the SDI”] [released Dec 2015]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1759 f313
Editorial comments: 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: 1p
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