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Reference FCO 82/79
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Defence cost sharing agreements between UK and USA (Folder 1) (1971)
Description US/UK negotiations on cost sharing. NATO and defense commitments. US military facilities in the UK. Views of different UK departments. US proposals. Provision of works and services for US Forces stationed in the UK. Impasse in negotiations. Financial details and possible UK concessions. Discussions amongst British officials and meetings at the Ministry of Defence.
Date 1971
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United States, United Kingdom
Places Britain; Europe; Germany; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America
People Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Wiggin, Charles D
Topics Aid; Burden sharing; Congress; Defence; Department of State; Draft; EDIP (NATO Defence Programme); Environment; Ministry of Defence; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Treasury
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