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Reference FCO 82/282
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Political relations between the USA and Europe (1973)
Description Dr Henry Kissinger's speech on US/European relations to the Associated Press Annual Luncheon in which he discusses the Year of Europe, the alliance between the US and Europe as the cornerstone of all post-war foreign policy, the East/West strategic military balance that has shifted from US preponderance to near equality, the ensuring of the supply of energy for industrialized nations and the problems facing Atlantic relations including economic relations, collective defence and diplomacy.
Date 1973
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United States
Places Africa; Asia; Belgium; Britain; Canada; Europe; France; Geneva; Germany; Italy; Japan; Mediterranean; Mexico; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Kissinger, Henry
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arms; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Committee of Twenty; Congress; Council of Europe; Defence; Department of State; Detente; Draft; Economic policy; Economy; Energy; European Security; foreign policy; Free trade; Health; Inflation; International Monetary Fund; Japanese; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Nuclear Weapons; Oil; Payments; Protectionism; Protectionist; State Department; Tariffs; Textiles; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade policy; Trade Reform Bill; United Nations; Vice President; Warsaw Pact; Welfare; Year of Europe
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