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Reference FCO 82/447
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Proposed visit of Richard Nixon, US President, to UK (1974)
Description Regarding a proposed visit by President Nixon to the UK the Prime Minister thinks that impeachment or no impeachment; we do not in any way wish to encourage the thought of a visit by President Nixon to the UK. If impeachment still hung over the President a visit could cause some embarrassment to the Royal Family and others. Parliamentary questions on the possibility of invitation to President Nixon to visit the UK. Briefs on Watergate and President Nixon's internal problems, US/UK relations, President Nixon's speeches on Europe/US relations, Europe/US consultation, US involvement in North Sea oil, US Nuclear bases in Britain, East/West relations, Economic policy, the Middle East, Energy, Defence and Diego Garcia.
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United States, United Kingdom
Places Britain; Chequers; Diego Garcia; Europe; Lima; Middle East; United Kingdom; United States of America
People Douglas-Home, Sir Alec; Ehrlichman, John D; Freeman, John; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Haldeman, H R; Hillenbrand, Martin J; Kissinger, Henry; Nixon, Richard M; Rogers, William P; Stewart, Michael; Wilson, Harold
Topics Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Defence; Department of State; Detente; Draft; East-West relations; Economic policy; Elections; Energy; Impeachment; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; Payments; Royal Family; The Nine; Trade; Watergate; White House
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