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Reference FCO 82/80
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Defence cost sharing agreements between UK and USA (Folder 2) (1971)
Description US/UK negotiations on cost sharing. Present US offer thought to be their final one. Problems of accepting the US offer. UK deliberations on this matter with relevant background papers. NATO and defense commitments. US military facilities in the UK. Provision of works and services for US Forces stationed in the UK. Financial details and possible UK concessions. Discussions amongst British officials and meetings at the Ministry of Defence.
Date 1971
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United Kingdom, United States
Places Britain; Europe; Germany; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America
People Greenhill, Sir Denis
Topics Aid; Balance of Payments; Burden sharing; Congress; Defence; Department of State; Draft; Environment; Ministry of Defence; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); organisation; Payments; Trade; Trade unions; Treasury; troops; United States Navy
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