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Cold War: UKE Washington telegram to FCO (“Reykjavik”) [Shultz: “the elimination of ballistic missiles was quote a long way down the road unquote”; "Allied military staffs exaggerated the extent of the Warsaw Pact advantage" in conventional weapons in Europe] [released Dec 2015]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1759 f20
Editorial comments: Sent 1915Z. 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: 2pp
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