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Foreign and Commonwealth Office files, Western European Department

Italy: UKA Rome despatch to FCO ("The Achille Lauro Affair") ["the most lasting effect in Italian eyes may be the memory of her unhappy experience at US hands"] [declassified 2016]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: FCO33/8056 f28
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 31pp
Themes: Defence (general), Foreign policy (general discussions), Foreign policy (Middle East), Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Western Europe - non-EU), Terrorism, British relations with Italy