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Reference FCO 82/190
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visit of US Secretary of State, William P Rogers, to UK 3-4 May (1972)
Description Briefs for the Secretary of State's discussion with Mr Rogers, United States Secretary of State on the Middle East and Soviet activity in the area including treaties with Egypt, Iraq, Syria and the Gulf and supply of Military Equipment to Egypt. Brief on Rhodesia. Steering Briefs for Secretary of State's talks with Mr William Rogers on US-Soviet bilateral issues, US aims in Moscow, Soviet aims in Moscow, Mr Rogers' programme in London, US/Soviet trade (including COCOM), Ostpolitik, Arms Control and Disarmament, Relations with China, Vietnam, South Asia, Middle East, Anglo/Spanish relations and Gibraltar, Northern Ireland, Expropriation - Chilean debt, IDA replenishment, West Indies and Caribbean, British Honduras/Guatemala, Grenada, Bahamas. Situation in Vietnam and prospects of survival for President Thieu's regime. Vietnamisation. Kissinger and Le Duc Tho. Paris Peace talks.
Date 1972
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United Kingdom, United States, Soviet Union, Egypt, Iraq, Syria, Zimbabwe, China, Vietnam, Spain, Gibraltar, Chile, Belize, Guatemala, Grenada, Bahamas, France
Places Africa; Asia; Bahamas; Bangladesh; Britain; Cambodia; Caribbean; Chile; China; Egypt; Europe; Geneva; Germany; Gibraltar; Grenada; Guatemala; Hanoi; Honduras; Iceland; India; Iraq; Ireland; Israel; Japan; Korea; Mediterranean; Middle East; Netherlands; Northern Ireland; Pakistan; Rhodesia; Russia; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; Spain; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Brezhnev, Leonid; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Hillenbrand, Martin J; Kissinger, Henry; Mao Zedong; Nixon, Richard M; Rogers, William P; Sadat, Muhammad Anwar Al; Zhou Enlai
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arab; Arms; Balance of Payments; Communist; Congress; Conservation; Defence; Department of State; Detente; Disarmament; Draft; East-West relations; Elections; Energy; Environment; European Security; Expropriation; foreign policy; Health; Ministry of Defence; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); NASA; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Ostpolitik; Pacification; Payments; Race; Socialism; State Department; Trade; troops; United Nations; White House; withdrawal
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