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1986 Apr 27 Su
Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

Libya: Nick Edwards letter to MT (reasoned response to raid on Tripoli) [his wife's critical letter; arguments for & against the raid; MT placed in "a horrendously difficult position"] [released Jan 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: THCR 1/3/20 f98
Editorial comments: Ann Edwards's letter has not been traced in the Thatcher MSS.Read other documents selected from this file.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 7pp
Themes: Conservatism, Defence (general), Employment, Foreign policy (USA), Health policy