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Reference FCO 82/62
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visit of Sir Alec Douglas-Home, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, from UK to USA, September (1971)
Description Brief on the International Trade and Monetary situation for Secretary of State's visit to New York. Points to be made on Rolls Royce, the Dollar crisis, textiles and burden sharing (defensive). Brief for Secretary of State's meeting with President Nixon which covers the Arab-Israel dispute, US/Chinese relations, SALT, US/Soviet relations, MBFR, the Conference on European Security and US force level in Europe.
Date 1971
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United Kingdom, United States, Israel, China, Soviet Union
Places Africa; Alaska; Argentina; Asia; Britain; Canada; Caribbean; China; Egypt; Europe; Falkland Islands; Gibraltar; Iceland; India; Israel; Japan; Jordan; Libya; Malta; Middle East; Nigeria; Pakistan; Persian Gulf; Rhodesia; Russia; South Africa; Southern Africa; Soviet Union; Spain; Sudan; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Brezhnev, Leonid; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Douglas-Home, Sir Alec; Elliott, Anthony; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Kennedy, David Matthew; Khan, Yahya; Royle, Anthony; Sadat, Muhammad Anwar Al; Sharp, Mitchell; Thant, U
Topics Aid; Arab; Arms; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Burden sharing; Common Market; Conference on European Security (CES); Congress; Defence; Department of State; Disarmament; Draft; East-West relations; Economic policy; Economy; Elections; Energy; Environment; European integration; European Security; Exports; foreign policy; Group of Ten; International Monetary Situation; Isolationism; Japanese; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development; Payments; Protectionism; Protectionist; Refugees; State Department; Strategic Arms Limitation Treaties; Strikes; Textiles; The Nine; Trade; Trade policy; Treasury; Unemployment; United Nations; United Nations General Assembly; White House; withdrawal
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