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1986 Oct 18 Sa
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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Cold War: UKE Washington telegram to FCO (“Reykjavik”) [“President launches SDI as Congressional election campaign issue … Polls show support for the President’s handling of the issue at Reykjavik”] [released Dec 2015]

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: Telegram
Venue: -
Source: PREM19/1759 f22
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: Sent 1900Z. 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: 3pp
Themes: Defence (general), Defence (arms control), Elections & electoral system, Foreign policy (general discussions), Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), British relations with the US, British relations with the Soviet Union