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Falklands: Chief of Naval Operations telegram to the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1330Z) ("Argentina Situation") [informed of invasion, Admiral Hayward immediately departs for Brazil] [published 2015]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Foreign Relations of the United States 1981-89 (Volume XIII) Conflict in the South Atlantic (2015) p76
Editorial comments:

1330. Excerpt from Foreign Relations of the United States 1981-89 (Volume XIII) Conflict in the South Atlantic (2015). Other documents from this volume can be seen here. Read the whole volume.

Published in 2015, but date of declassification unknown. The document may have been available for some time before inclusion in this volume.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Americas excluding USA), Defence (Falklands War, 1982), British relations with the US