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1990 Aug 16 Th
Archive (TNA)

Gulf War: Waldegrave press briefing (Iraq/Kuwait) [British nationals instructed to gather in one location]

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Source: PREM 19/3076 f182
Journalist: -
Editorial comments:

MT read and annotated this minute in faxed form; the original document follows the somewhat faded fax. Dominic Morris was a Private Secretary at No.10, standing in for Charles Powell who was on holiday. MT herself was on holiday in Cornwall. 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: 7pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Middle East), Defence (general)