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Reference FCO 82/65
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Political relations between UK and USA (1971)
Description Relations between the US and Europe and Presidential support for the UK membership of the European Community and how a united Europe would be beneficial for the Western Alliance. The rapid evolution of the relationship between the Great Powers and the improved relations with the Soviet Union and China. The problem of Japan and it exports as well as textile negotiations. Trading prices and the dollar's relationship to gold. Discussion between the UK and the US over Europe, monetary matter, trade and defence burden-sharing.
Date 1971
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries Japan, Soviet Union, United States, United Kingdom
Places Britain; Canada; China; Europe; Fiji; Japan; Rhodesia; Russia; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America
People Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Green, Marshall; Greenhill, Sir Denis
Topics Agriculture; Arms; Balance of Payments; Burden sharing; Common Agricultural Policy (CAP); Congress; Defence; Department of State; Draft; East-West relations; EDIP (NATO Defence Programme); Energy; Exports; foreign policy; Free trade; Great Powers; Group of Ten; Japanese; Payments; Pentagon; Pentagon Papers; Protectionism; Protectionist; State Department; Strikes; Tariffs; Trade; Treasury; United Nations; White House
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