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South Africa: Powell minute for MT ("South Africa: meeting of Ministers") [draft OD paper: "a defeatist and disappointing document... [aims for] EC consensus... no suggestion that we should try to rally support... against taking measures"; draft Annex: "shows... severe objections to a ban on coal [and steel] imports"] [declassified Feb 2016]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1967 f181
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 3pp
Themes: Industry, Trade, Foreign policy (USA), Commonwealth (South Africa), European Union (general), Media, Parliament, Conservative Party (organization), British policy towards South Africa, British relations with the Federal Republic of Germany, British relations with the US, Charles Powell minutes