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Gulf War: UKE Washington telegram to FCO ("Iraqi tanker") ["US... determined to obtain a resolution today... but if [not] they will... not stop tanker... would test Yemeni assurances... [and] provide solid evidence of sanctions evasion"] [declassified Jul 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: telegram
Venue: -
Source: PREM19/3077 f227
Journalist: -
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Foreign policy (Middle East), Foreign policy (International organizations), Defence (general), British relations with the US, British relations with the Soviet Union