Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

South Africa: MT to Helmut Kohl (Nelson Mandela's release) ["we are approaching a watershed... without visible and concrete progress on reform and towards peace, it will be very difficult to carry much conviction with the Americans"] [released Jul 2018]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS, Churchill Archive Centre: THCR 3/2/244 f71
Editorial comments:
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 3pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Western Europe - non-EU), Commonwealth (South Africa), British policy towards South Africa