Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

South Africa: P.W. Botha message to MT (Commonwealth Eminent Persons Group) ​​​​​​​[Mandela's release should not be accompanied by an increase in violence] [released 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: THCR 3/1/53 f67 T70B/86
Editorial comments:
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 4pp
Themes: Commonwealth (general), Commonwealth (South Africa), Terrorism, Law & order, British policy towards South Africa, MT messages to and from world leaders