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Gulf War: UKE Washington telegram 1933 to FCO (2108Z) (“Shaikh Sabah in Washington”) [expresses thanks to President; urged to maintain high profile and aid countries bearing brunt of UN sanctions] [declassified Jul 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/3076 f207
Journalist: -
Editorial comments:

2108Z. MT was on holiday in Cornwall at the time and received the telegram by fax.The original and the faxed copy she annotated are both included in this item. The full file from which this item is taken can be seen here. Read other documents selected from this file.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 4pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Middle East), Foreign policy (International organizations), Defence (general), Defence (Gulf War, 1990-91)