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South Africa: MT letter to President Botha (Conclusions of the European Council meeting on South Africa) ["A great deal now turns on the success of Geoffrey Howe's mission... I hope that you will extend a welcome to him and assume that you will see him yourself"] [declassified Feb 2016]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1967 f83 T117B/86
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 7pp
Themes: Trade, Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Asia), Commonwealth (South Africa), European Union (general), British policy towards South Africa, British relations with Italy, British relations with the Federal Republic of Germany, British relations with the US, Charles Powell minutes, MT messages to and from world leaders