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Reference FCO 82/474
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Conversations between Dr James R Schlesinger, US Secretary of Defense, and Sir Peter Ramsbotham, UK Ambassador in Washington, and Laurence Martin, Professor of War Studies at King's College, London, October (1974)
Description Dr Laurence Martin questioned Schlesinger on SALT, Soviet Union and US arms buildings and retaliation. Sir Peter Rambotham questioned Schlesinger on Detente, SALT negotiations, MBFR and CSCE, NATO, US forces in Europe, UK defence review, the Pentagon, Gerald Ford's Administration.
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United States, United Kingdom, Soviet Union
Places Britain; Cyprus; Diego Garcia; Europe; Germany; Japan; Mediterranean; Persian Gulf; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Brezhnev, Leonid; Johnson, Alexis; Ramsbotham, Sir Peter
Topics Arms; British Embassy; Congress; Defence; Detente; Disarmament; Draft; Education; Elections; Ministry of Defence; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Nuclear Weapons; Oil; Pentagon; Race; Strikes; Warsaw Pact; White House
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