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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Defence: FCO letter to No.10 ("VE Day: Exchange of Messages") [analysis of Gorbachev's message; coordination of the publication of MT & Gorbachev messages] [declassified Dec 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1435 f39
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 12pp
Themes: British relations with France, British relations with the Federal Republic of Germany, British relations with the Soviet Union, British relations with the US, Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), European Union (general), Defence (general)