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1990 Nov 1 - 1990 Nov 17
Prime Ministerial Private Office files

PREM19/3086
Middle East (Situation in the Middle East: Iraqi invasion of Kuwait) (Part 33)

Document type: File list item
Source: TNA, PREM19 series
Release date: 2017 Jul 20
Classification: Top Secret - Cab One
Page count: 375
Any docs withheld? 8

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90 Nov 14 Wed Gulf War: UKE Washington telegram 2767 to FCO (0403Z) (Iraq/Kuwait: Criticism of President Bush's Gulf Policy) [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 14 Wed Gulf War: Butler minute for Powell ("The Iraqi Long-Range Gun Project") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 14 Wed Gulf War: Powell minute for MT ("Meeting of Ministers, The Gulf") [Defence Secretary's visit to Gulf, additional British forces, further UN resolution, MT's Paris meeting with Bush] [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 14 Wed Gulf War: FCO minute for Powell ("Soviet views on the Gulf") [MT's draft reply to Gorbachev] [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 14 Wed Gulf War: UKMIS New York telegram 1966 to FCO (0320Z) ("Iraq/Kuwait: Next Steps at the United Nations") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: UKE Moscow telegram to FCO ("Iraq/Kuwait: Baker's Visit to Moscow, 7-9 November") [Soviet Union pessimistic about a peaceful outcome & committed to US/Soviet Cooperation] [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: UKE Riyadh telegram to FCO ("Iraq/Kuwait: Visit of Defence Secretary, 13-14 November") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: UKE Washington telegram 2792 to FCO (2335Z) ("Iraq/Kuwait") [no decission on the military option yet; UN cover; US domestic support] [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: No.10 record of telephone conversation (Powell, General Scowcroft) ["The Gulf: Strategic Objectives" - Powell presses for US response to British paper, Scowcroft writing tomorrow] [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: Cradock minute for MT ("War Aims") [legal aspects; military aspects; long-term security arrangements] [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: FCO minute for Powell ("Possible visit by the Prime Minister to the Gulf") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: Douglas Hurd minute for MT ("Gulf crisis: extraction of British hostages and detainees in the event of hostilities") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: MT letter to President Gorbachev (Soviet views on the Gulf crisis) [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 15 Thu Gulf War: UKMIS New York telegram 1980 to FCO (1550Z) ("Iraq/Kuwait: Next Steps at the United Nations") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 16 Fri Gulf War: UKE Rome telegram to FCO ("Telecon Sheinwald/Darroch: Programme for the December European Council") [draft timetable from Italian MFA] [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 16 Fri Gulf War: UKE Washington telegram 2805 to FCO (2350Z) ("Iraq/Kuwait: Security Council Debate on Rape of Kuwait") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 16 Fri Gulf War: Attorney General minute for MT (the United Kingdom's strategic objectives: destruction of Iraq's military capability) [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 16 Fri Gulf War: Tom King minute for MT ("Operation Granby: policy on repatriation of the dead") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 16 Fri Gulf War: MOD minute for Powell ("The Gulf: Strategic and Military Objectives") [declassified Jul 2017]
90 Nov 17 Sat Gulf War: UKE Riyadh telegram to FCO ("Gulf Crisis: Celebration of Christmas by British Forces in Saudi Arabia") [declassified Jul 2017]