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Reference FCO 82/78
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Setting up of "Project Backscratch" at RAF Brawdy, Pembrokeshire (joint USA/UK project on underwater sound surveillance in East and North Atlantic) (Folder 4) (1971)
Description Memorandum of Understanding. US/UK relations. Negotiations for agreement on "Project Backscratch". Financial, legal, military and administrative considerations. Project SOSUS. Defense co-operation. NATO.
Date 1971
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United Kingdom, United States
Places Britain; Germany; Ireland; Northern Ireland; United Kingdom; United States of America
Topics Aid; Congress; Defence; Department of Defense; Department of State; Draft; EDIP (NATO Defence Programme); Environment; Irish Republican Army (IRA); Ministry of Defence; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Pentagon; State Department; Taxation; Treasury; United Nations; United States Navy
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