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Reference FCO 7/1447
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title NATO expert working group on Latin America (1970)
Description Detailed report and related papers on the situation in Latin America. This covers policy implications, general assessment by experts, inter-American relations, IA-ECOSOC meetings, the new OAS Charter, the El Salvador-Honduras dispute, the Guyanese border problems, extra-Hemispheric relations, Western Europe and Japan, South Africa, communist penetration-"the Soviet diplomatic offensive". Regional problems, Agrarian reform, private investment, the changing role of the Church, arms modernization programs, territorial seas and fisheries. Specific country studies focus on Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Peru, Panama and the Canal.
Date 1970
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region South America
Countries Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, El Salvador, Honduras, Japan, Panama, Peru, South Africa, United States, Soviet Union
Places Africa; Argentina; Asia; Australia; Belgium; Bolivia; Brazil; Britain; Caribbean; Chile; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cuba; Czechoslovakia; Denmark; Dominican Republic; East of Suez; Eastern Europe; Ecuador; El Salvador; Europe; Falkland Islands; Geneva; Germany; Gibraltar; Guatemala; Guyana; Haiti; Honduras; Ireland; Japan; Latin America; Mediterranean; Mexico; Nicaragua; Norway; Panama; Paraguay; Peru; Poland; Russia; South Africa; South East Asia; Southern Africa; Soviet Union; Spain; United Kingdom; United States of America; Uruguay; Venezuela; Western Hemisphere
People Allende, Salvador; Castro, Fidel
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arab; Arms; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Coal; Common Market; Communist; Congress; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of State; Detente; Draft; Economy; Education; Elections; European Economic Community; Exports; Expropriation; Health; Inflation; Japanese; Kidnapping; Latin American Free Trade Association (LAFTA); Law and Order; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Payments; Poverty; Protectionist; Race; Recession; Shipping; Supreme Court; The Nine; Trade; Trade unions; Troop withdrawal; Unemployment; United Nations; withdrawal
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