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1986 May 30 Fr
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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Cold War: UKE Washington telegram to FCO (“Invitation to Soviet defence minister to visit the US”) [“to discuss quote the wide gulf on issues related to each other’s military forces, doctrine and intentions unquote”] [released Dec 2015]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1759 f274
Editorial comments: Sent 2310Z. 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