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European Policy: President of the EC Commission letter to MT (economic priorities for Western Europe) [copy of speech: "are the Europeans sufficiently robust economically to maintain their expenditures on defence and, if possible, to increase them to levels more acceptable to the United States?"] [declassified Dec 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1478 f289
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 28pp
Themes: Parliament, British relations with the Federal Republic of Germany, British relations with the US, Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), European Union (general), European Union Budget, Economic, monetary & political union, European Union Single Market, Defence (general), Agriculture, Employment, Industry, Pay, Taxation, Trade, Trade unions, Trade union law reform, Science & technology, 1984-85 coal strike, Economic policy - theory and process