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South Africa: UKE Washington telegram to FCO ("US/South Africa") [US administration under mounting pressure from Congress to impose sanctions: "[should] be able to hold the line - as long as US allies were equally resolute"; Charles Powell annotation: "monstrous that the Foreign Office have not been following this line"] [declassified Feb 2016]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1967 f200
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Trade, Foreign policy (USA), Commonwealth (general), Commonwealth (South Africa), European Union (general), British policy towards South Africa, British relations with France, British relations with the US