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Reference FCO 82/296
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visit of Prime Minister Edward Heath to Washington 1-2 February: agenda and briefs for meeting with President Nixon (1973)
Description Notes for Supplementaries on Nuclear matters and discussions with President Nixon on the upgrading of the UK Polaris Force, including discussion on the purchase of Poseidon, Anglo/French nuclear co-operation and a European or Anglo/French nuclear force, Trade and Monetary problems and the prospects for world trade negotiations, imports from Japan, European Security including CSCE, MBFR, Burden Sharing, US Forces in Europe, SALT, Ireland and arms supplies for the IRA through the USA and Senator Edward Kennedy and the IRA.
Date 1973
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United Kingdom, United States, France
Places Britain; China; Europe; Ireland; Japan; Northern Ireland; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Douglas-Home, Sir Alec; Heath, Edward; Kennedy, Edward Moore
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arms; Burden sharing; Committee of Twenty; Common Market; Concorde; Congress; Defence; Department of State; Draft; Elections; Energy; European Security; FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation); Inflation; Irish Republican Army (IRA); Japanese; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; Price controls; Trade; Treasury; troops; Vice President; Warsaw Pact; White House
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