Archive (TNA)
Prime Ministerial Private Office files

South Korea: No.10 record of conversation (MT, Howe, President Chun Doo Hwan, Ambassador Spreckley, Ambassador Young Choo Kim) [strategic value of Korean peninsula in the Cold War; North Korea; Gorbachev; trade; sale to Korea of the Ferranti/Marconi naval fire system; Olympics] [declassified Jul 2016]

Document type: Declassified documents
Venue: 10 Downing Street
Source: PREM19/1971 f17
Editorial comments:

0900. The record of this meeting is also filed on PREM19-1972. Relevant supporting document follows the main item. Read other documents selected from this file. The full file from which this item is taken can be seen here - PREM19-1971.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 8pp
Themes: Industry, Trade, Energy, Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Foreign policy (Asia), Foreign policy (International organizations), European Union (general), Sport, Defence (general), British relations with the US, British relations with the Soviet Union, MT's meetings as PM