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Reference FCO 82/192
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Proposed visit by Prime Minister of UK, Edward Heath, to Unites States in 1973; refuelling stop in Aleutian Islands by Prime Minister's plane (1972)
Description Steering brief for the Prime Minister's meeting with President Nixon on the President's position and strategy. The President's approach to Europe, US/European relations, EEC enlargement, NATO, GATT and East/West relations. US/Soviet relations. US shipbuilding subsidies. Notes for Supplementaries on Rhodesia, US Chrome Ore/Strategic materials imports from Southern Rhodesia and application of UN sanctions by the USA, Vietnam and the US mining of North Vietnamese ports, civilian North Vietnamese casualties, the Paris Peace talks. US protectionist. European Security Conference. MBFR. measures French nuclear tests in the Pacific. Supplementaries on CSCE and MBFR. Parliamentary questions on US protectionist measures.
Date 1972
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries Vietnam, United States, Soviet Union, Zimbabwe, France
Places Africa; Alaska; Australia; Britain; Canada; China; Denmark; Egypt; Europe; France; Geneva; Greece; Hanoi; Iceland; Ireland; Israel; Japan; Malta; Mediterranean; New Zealand; Nigeria; Northern Ireland; Norway; Rhodesia; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; Sudan; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam; Yugoslavia
People Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Douglas-Home, Sir Alec; Heath, Edward; Wilson, Harold
Topics Aid; Arab; Arms; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Burden sharing; Coal; Committee of Twenty; Common Market; Communist; Congress; Defence; Department of State; Detente; Disarmament; Draft; East-West relations; Economy; Education; Elections; European Economic Community; European integration; European Security; Exports; foreign policy; Free trade; Inflation; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Nuclear Weapons; Oil; organisation; Ostpolitik; Paris Peace Talks; Payments; Protectionist; Refugees; Shipping; State Department; State of the Union Message; Tariffs; The Nine; Trade; Trade policy; Treasury; troops; United Nations; Vice President; Wages; White House; withdrawal
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