Speeches, etc.

Archive (Haig MSS)

Falklands: Haig statement arriving in London (c1300Z) (defines purpose) ["seeking to be of assistance solving the crisis"] [this copy released Mar 1993]

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Source: Haig MSS, Library of Congress: Box 199 Folder 5 f50
Editorial comments:

Supporting documents follow, including a draft with handwritten amendments by Haig. Haig left Andrews Air Force Base in Washington DC around 3am EST on a 7 hour flight. 1000 EST = 1300Z.

Other documents from this file can be seen here.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 3pp
Themes: Media, British relations with the US, Foreign policy (USA), Defence (Falklands)