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Reference FCO 82/433
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Political relations between USA and UK (1974)
Description Address by Sir Peter Ramsbotham to the Rotary Club, Seattle, Washington on the UK, inflation, protectionism, the UK/US relationship, Europe/US cooperation, energy resources, detente, 25th anniversary of NATO and NATO forces deployed in Europe. Record of James Cable's talk with Winston Lord, the new Head of the Planning and Coordination Department in the State Department, about the possible impact on Anglo-American relations of Renegotiation and the Defence Review. Briefs for on the US political scene, the President, Watergate and impeachment, US foreign policy, US/European relations, the Middle East, Arab-Israeli dispute and the proposed Euro-Arab dialogue and UK/US relations during the Middle East War, protectionist trade policies and the Administration's Trade Reform Bill and US participation in multilateral trade negotiations in GATT as well as Soviet emigration policies.
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United States, United Kingdom, Soviet Union, Israel
Places Africa; Alaska; Benelux; Britain; Canada; Caribbean; Chile; China; Cuba; Cyprus; Europe; France; Geneva; Germany; Gibraltar; Greece; Iceland; Ireland; Israel; Japan; Korea; Middle East; Northern Ireland; Norway; Pakistan; Persian Gulf; Russia; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Brimelow, Thomas; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Fox, Roy; Maitland, Donald; Ramsbotham, Sir Peter; Sadat, Muhammad Anwar Al; Winston Lord
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arab; Arms; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Common Agricultural Policy (CAP); Common Market; Communist; Concorde; Congress; Congressional Relations; Defence; Demonstrations; Department of State; Detente; Disarmament; Draft; East-West relations; Economy; Education; Elections; Energy; Environment; Exports; foreign policy; Free trade; Great Powers; Impeachment; Inflation; Irish Republican Army (IRA); Isolationism; Mid-Term elections; Ministry of Defence; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Payments; Protectionism; Protectionist; Shipping; State Department; Supreme Court; Taxation; Textiles; The Nine; Trade; Trade Reform Bill; Treasury; troops; Unemployment; United Nations; Vice President; Warsaw Pact; Watergate; Welfare; White House; withdrawal; Year of Europe
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