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1986 Oct 15 We
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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Cold War: UKE Moscow telegram to FCO (“Reykjavik meeting: Gorbachev’s television statement”) [“performance designed to show the extent of Soviet efforts to secure agreement”] [released Dec 2015]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1759 f43
Editorial comments: Sent 1630Z. 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: 4pp
Themes: Civil liberties, Defence (general), Defence (arms control), Foreign policy (general discussions), Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Media, British relations with the US, British relations with the Soviet Union