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South Africa: UKE Washington telegram to FCO ("US/South Africa: reaction to de Klerk's Speech") ["Invitation to de Klerk likely to be only gesture possible in immediate future. The Administration will pursue the question of a suspension or modification of sanctions, but results will take time"] [declassified Jul 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/3171 f289
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Commonwealth (South Africa), Media, British relations with the US, British policy towards South Africa