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Gulf War: UKE Baghdad telegram to FCO (“Possible detention of British community in Kuwait”) [40 civilian buses concentrated at Baghdad Central Railway Station this evening] [declassified Jul 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: telegram
Venue: -
Source: PREM 19/3076 f174
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: 1530Z. MT was on holiday in Cornwall at the time and received the telegram by fax.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: 2pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Middle East), Defence (general), Civil liberties