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Zimbabwe: Howe minute to MT ("Sale of RAF Hunters to Zimbabwe") [counter-argument for proceeding with sale despite Heseltine concern in his minute to MT regarding "clear moral and presentational difficulties... at a time when ex-RAF officers are being monstrously treated in that country"] [declassified Aug 2013]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1154 f6
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 7pp
Themes: Industry, Trade, Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Foreign policy (Asia), Foreign policy (development, aid, etc), Commonwealth (Rhodesia-Zimbabwe), Defence (general), British relations with the Soviet Union, Foreign Secretary's minutes