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Personal and party papers, Cambridge

USSR: Charles Powell record of conversation ("Prime Minister's visit to the Soviet Union: Supper with Mr and Mrs Gorbachev on 31 March") [Soviet economy, "working class", growing environmental lobby, food shortages] ​​​​​​​[released 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: THCR 1/10/117 f46
Editorial comments:
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Economy (general discussions), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Environment, Charles Powell minutes, British relations with the US, MT's meetings as PM, British relations with the Soviet Union