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Gulf War: UKE Washington telegram to FCO ("Iraq/Kuwait: Iranian statement") ["may be based on a misunderstanding of US ideas for regional security arrangements... [but] Khameini's words could be taken... as the green light to carry out terrorist attacks against US forces"] [declassified Jul 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/3081 f10
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Middle East), Defence (general), Terrorism, British relations with the US