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Reference FCO 82/320
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Unauthorised release to the press by the US government of UK classified information: publications of Pentagon Papers; prosecution of Ellsberg and Russo (Folder 2) (1973)
Description Copies of portions of the Pentagon Papers study on Vietnam which relate to exchanges between the Governments of the US and UK. De-escalation and the Vietnam peace process. Kosygin, Wilson, George Brown, Ho Chi Minh, Zinchuk, Pham Van Dong, Michael Stewart, Colvin, Harrison Salisbury (of "The New York Times"), Scotty Reston, Burchett, Bruce, Rusk, William Bundy, President Johnson, Harry Ashmore, C L Cooper, William C Baggs (Editor of "The Miami News"), the Baggs/Ashmore visit to Hanoi, Nicholas Katzenbach and Nguyen Duy Trinh (North Vietnamese Foreign Minister). Polish assistance in the peace process. Role of the Soviet Union.
Date 1973
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries Vietnam, United States, United Kingdom, Soviet Union
Places Asia; Britain; Cambodia; Chequers; China; Europe; Geneva; Hanoi; Laos; Mexico; Poland; Russia; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Ashmore, Harry S; Baggs, William C; Brezhnev, Leonid; Brown, George; Bundy, William; Burchett, Wilfred; Colvin; Ho Chi Minh; Kosygin, Alexey; Nguyen Duy Trinh; Pham Van Dong; Rusk, Dean; Salisbury, Harrison; Stewart, Michael; Thant, U; Zinchuk, Alexander
Topics Arab; Arms; British Embassy; CIA (Central Intelligence Agency); Communist; Department of State; Draft; Elections; Pentagon; Pentagon Papers; State Department; Strikes; Trade; troops; Vietnam War; Warsaw Pact; White House; withdrawal
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