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Cold War: MT briefing cards (meeting with Reagan) [Achille Lauro, Gorbachev/arms control, UN speech, South Africa, SDI, Middle East, MSE, MBFR, Ireland, trade] [declassified Dec 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1660 f36
Editorial comments:

Listed by date of conversation, which took place 1715-40. The British conversation record is "temporarily retained". The US record can be read here. The full file from which this item is taken can be seen here can be seen here. Read other documents selected from this file.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Economy (general discussions), Industry, Trade, Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Western Europe - non-EU), Foreign policy (Middle East), Defence (general), Defence (arms control), Terrorism, Northern Ireland, MT contacts with Ronald Reagan, British relations with Italy