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1986 Aug 2 Sa
Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

South Africa: MT draft letter to Sir Geoffrey Howe (South Africa) [defends Ingham, "some of your people subsequently behaved very badly"; "your dedicated and stout-hearted efforts in South Africa"] [released Jan 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: THCR 1/9/18A f50
Editorial comments: Dated by conjecture. It is clearly a draft reply to the letter Howe sent on 1 Aug. Read other documents selected from this file.
Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Executive, Monarchy, Commonwealth (South Africa), Leadership, Media, Foreign Secretary's minutes