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Reference FCO 82/478
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visits of US Government officials to UK (1974)
Description Mr John Powell, Chairman of the Equal Employment Bard Commission (EEOC), accepted Sir Geoffrey Wilson's proposal to attend the Race Relations board meeting organised by the Gulbenkian Fondation. Document of record of conversation between the Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and Mr Arthur Hartman of the US State Department at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Present: Mr Roy Hattersley MP, Mr Arthur Hartman, Sir John Killick, Mr Alan James, Mr M I Goulding. Discussions on Energy, France withdrawing from NATO, Mr Hattersley's visit to Vienna and talks on MBFR. Included is a Steering Brief for the Ministerial meeting of the North Atlantic Council (NATO) and the agenda for the meeting. The Secretary-General intends to draw attention to the implications for NATO countries' defence policies of the current economic situation. Dr Kissinger is expected to give an account of the meeting between President Gerald Ford and Mr Brezhnev particularly theirs discussions on SALT. Brief on East/West relations, CSCE, MBFR, Defence Review, Cyprus, Greece,
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region Europe
Countries United Kingdom, United States, Cyprus, Greece
Places Britain; Canada; Cyprus; Europe; France; Geneva; Greece; Mediterranean; Soviet Union; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States of America
People Brezhnev, Leonid
Topics Agriculture; British Embassy; Communist; Conservation; Defence; Department of State; Detente; East-West relations; Energy; Irish Republican Army (IRA); Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Nuclear Weapons; Race; State Department; State of the Union Message; The Nine; Warsaw Pact; withdrawal
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