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Malaysia: Charles Powell briefing for MT ("Meeting with the Prime Minister of Malaysia") [air services negotiations; Vietnamese boat people; Rushdie affair; defence sales/civil contracts; Queen's visit/Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting; Pakistan; S. Africa; Fiji ] [declassified Dec 2016]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/2770 f180
Editorial comments:

Supporting documents follow the brief, including a copy of the March 1988 memorandum of understanding on defence sales. Read other documents selected from this file. The full file from which this item is taken can be seen here - PREM19-2770.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 10pp
Themes: Industry, Public spending & borrowing, Trade, Foreign policy (Asia), Foreign policy (development, aid, etc), Commonwealth (general), Commonwealth (South Africa), Environment, Transport, Defence (general), Monarchy