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1990 Feb 9 Fr
Archive (TNA)
Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Soviet Union: UKE Moscow to FCO ("Soviet Union: The Central Committee Plenum: A Preliminary Assessment") ["important success for Gorbachev and perestroika (...) but should not be overrated"] [declassified 2016]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/3181 f240
Editorial comments:

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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 4pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), British relations with the Soviet Union