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Defence: Andropov letter to MT (deployment of American medium-range nuclear missiles in UK) ["your Government does not value the maintaining of good relations with the Soviet Union... However we would not like to regard the situation arisen as irreversible"] [declassified Jan 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1182 f148 T198/83
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 24pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Foreign policy (Central & Eastern Europe), Foreign policy (International organizations), European Union (general), Defence (general), Defence (arms control), British relations with France, British relations with Italy, British relations with the Federal Republic of Germany, British relations with the Soviet Union, British relations with the US, MT messages to and from world leaders