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Gulf War: FCO record of conversation (Policy Planning Staff, Shevardnadze adviser Sergey Tarasenko) ["particularly outspoken on the Gulf ... Saddam Hussein must not come out of the crisis a hero, like Nasser"] [declassified Jul 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/3084 f304
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 4pp
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, Defence (Gulf War, 1990-91)