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Reference FCO 82/310
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Record of meetings between Foreign Secretary Sir Alec Douglas-Home and US Secretaries of State, William Rogers and Henry Kissinger (1973)
Description The Middle East and the Arab/Israeli dispute. The Soviet Government being very keen to get a cease-fire in the Middle East. Arms supplies to the Middle from the US and the Soviet Union. Talks between Egypt and Israel and the US and the Soviet Union. United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO) and cease fire talks in the Middle East. Vietnam peace conferences. Europe/US and US/UK relations, the UK's entry in to Europe, Congressional pressure to withdrawal of US troops in Europe, CSCE, US/EEC declaration and NATO draft. Iceland fisheries and the possibility of war with the UK. On European/US relations a realisation on the importance of developing and improving them. Notes for Supplementaries on President Nixon's visit to Europe, the Atlantic community, Atlantic declaration of principles, Burden sharing of forces in Europe, monetary reform, Japan, Watergate, Multilateral Trade Negotiations in GATT regarding the EEC Council of Ministers and the lowering of tariffs.
Date 1973
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries Egypt, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Vietnam, United States, United Kingdom, Soviet Union
Places Africa; Argentina; Asia; Australia; Brazil; Britain; Cambodia; Canada; Caribbean; China; Colombia; Cyprus; Eastern Europe; Europe; Geneva; Germany; Greece; Hanoi; Iceland; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jamaica; Japan; Jordan; Kuwait; Laos; Latin America; Libya; Mediterranean; Mexico; Middle East; Nicaragua; Norway; Peru; Saudi Arabia; South East Asia; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; Suez Canal; United Kingdom; United States of America; Venezuela; Vietnam
People Brezhnev, Leonid; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Douglas-Home, Sir Alec; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Hussein bin Talal; Kissinger, Henry; Nol, Lon; Sadat, Muhammad Anwar Al
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arab; Arms; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Burden sharing; Committee of Twenty; Common Market; Communist; Congress; Conservation; Defence; Department of State; Detente; Draft; East-West relations; Economic policy; Elections; Energy; Environment; European integration; Exports; foreign policy; Inflation; Japanese; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; Payments; Tariffs; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; troops; United Nations; United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO); Watergate; White House; withdrawal
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