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Reference FCO 82/446
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Meeting between James Callaghan, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, and Dr Henry Kissinger, US Secretary of State, New York, 24 September (1974)
Description Conversation between the Foreign and commonwealth Secretary James Callaghan and President Gerald Ford who discussed Europe, the UN, Superpowers, Cyprus and US pressure on Turkey to withdraw, the economic situation, President Gerald Ford's position in relation to a Congress with a Democratic majority, President Ford said Kissinger was as strong in his administration as he was in the previous. Conversation between Callaghan and Kissinger over Economic and Monetary problems, Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE), Cyprus, the Middle East, Withdrawal of US nuclear warheads from Europe. Brief for Callaghan on Cyprus, energy, Oil prices, recycling the financial surpluses of oil producers, Euromarkets, National Markets, Bilateral deals, multilateral arrangements, the global contract: inflation and recession, US economic policy, International economic problems, US/Soviet Bilateral relations, CSCE, SALT, MBFR, Middle East and Europe/Israel/Arab dialogue, Defence review and Diego Garcia, US internal situation, the Presidency and the effect of Watergate. Included is a programme from the Los Angeles World Affairs Council Twentieth Anniversary.
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries Cyprus, Turkey, United States, Soviet Union, Israel
Places Africa; Bahamas; Belgium; Britain; Chile; China; Cuba; Cyprus; Denmark; Diego Garcia; Egypt; Europe; France; Geneva; Germany; India; Iran; Ireland; Israel; Italy; Japan; Jordan; Korea; Mexico; Middle East; Saudi Arabia; Soviet Union; Spain; Syria; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam; Yugoslavia
People Brandt, Willy; Brezhnev, Leonid; Burns, Arthur; Callaghan, James; Connally, John B; Fulbright, J William; Harriman, W Averell; Hussein bin Talal; Kennedy, Edward Moore; Kissinger, Henry; Lodge, Henry Cabot jnr; Morton, Rogers; Nixon, Richard M; Ramsbotham, Sir Peter; Reagan, Ronald; Rogers, William P; Romney, George; Rush, Kenneth; Rusk, Dean; Sadat, Muhammad Anwar Al; Sato, Eisaku
Topics Aid; Arab; Arms; Atomic Energy Commission; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; CIA (Central Intelligence Agency); Coal; Communist; Congress; Conservation; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of Defense; Department of State; Detente; Draft; East-West relations; Economic policy; Economy; Education; Elections; Energy; European Economic Community; European integration; Federal Reserve; foreign policy; Health; Inflation; Japanese; Lockheed; Mid-Term elections; Ministry of Defence; Multiple independently targetable reentry vehicle (MIRV); Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Nuclear Weapons; Office of Management and Budget; Oil; organisation; Payments; Price controls; Race; Recession; Refugees; Republican Party; State Department; Taxes; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade Reform Bill; Treasury; troops; Unemployment; United Nations; United Nations General Assembly; United Nations National Security Council; Vice President; Watergate; White House; withdrawal
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