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1985 May 8 We
Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

USSR: UKE Moscow telegram to FCO (Gorbachev speech on WW2) ["Gorbachev was grudging in his reference to the allied contribution to victory and harsly critical in heavily ideological terms about past and current American and western policies"] ​​​​​​​[released 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: THCR 1/10/114 f140
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 6pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Defence (general), British relations with the US, British relations with the Soviet Union