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Reference FCO 82/303
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visit of Prime Minister Edward Heath to Washington, 1-2 February; record of meetings held (1973)
Description Anglo/US relations and access to delicate papers and the Year of Europe initiative. Record of a discussion at Camp David between Prime Minister Edward Heath and President Richard Nixon also attended by Sir Burke Trend and Dr Henry Kissinger in which they discussed commercial and monetary policy the enlarged EEC, Japan, Energy policy and the re-evaluation of the US oil import programme; US considering the development of two Soviet oilfield in which they would collaborate; the sale of aircraft to China; East-West relations, MBFR, SALT II and MIRV, the CSCE, NATO, the Middle East and commercial policy; the Prime Minister congratulates the President on the termination of the war in Vietnam.
Date 1973
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United Kingdom, United States, Japan, Soviet Union, China, Vietnam
Places Africa; Asia; Australia; Bangladesh; Britain; Cambodia; Canada; China; Eastern Europe; Europe; France; Geneva; Germany; Hanoi; India; Iran; Japan; Laos; Middle East; Pakistan; South East Asia; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; Uganda; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Brezhnev, Leonid; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Heath, Edward; Nixon, Richard M; Zhou Enlai
Topics Aid; Arab; Arms; Balance of Payments; Coal; Committee of Twenty; Communist; Concorde; Conference on European Security (CES); Congress; Defence; Department of State; East-West relations; Economic policy; Economy; Energy; European Security; Exports; Isolationism; Japanese; Labour Party; Multiple independently targetable reentry vehicle (MIRV); Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Nuclear Weapons; Oil; Ostpolitik; Payments; Protectionist; Race; Strategic Arms Limitation Treaties; Tariffs; Taxation; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade policy; Treasury; United Nations; Vietnam War; White House; Year of Europe
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