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Reference FCO 82/441
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visits of Dr Henry Kissinger, US Secretary of State, to UK, 28 March (1974)
Description Steering Brief on the purpose of the Dr Kissinger's visit, Anglo/US and US/Europe relations, Defence including the UK Defence policy and UK contributions to NATO, arrangements with the US for the use of Holy Loch and Diego Garcia for US bases and multilateral force reduction in Europe, East-West relations (CSCE and MBFR), Arab/Israel, Watergate and President Nixon's precarious position, US/Nine declaration, Energy, Special session of the General Assembly on Raw materials and development, the US trade bill and the multilateral trade negotiations, US request for reconnaissance flight facilities in Cyprus, SALT, CENTO and the Gulf and Alliance relations, including declarations.
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United Kingdom, United States, British Indian Ocean Territory, Israel, Cyprus
Places Asia; Britain; Canada; Cyprus; Denmark; Diego Garcia; East of Suez; Egypt; Europe; Geneva; Greece; India; Israel; Japan; Middle East; South East Asia; Soviet Union; Suez Canal; Syria; United Kingdom; United States of America
People Brezhnev, Leonid; Brimelow, Thomas; Callaghan, James; Douglas-Home, Sir Alec; Ennals, David; Hattersley, Roy; Hussein bin Talal; Kissinger, Henry; Ramsbotham, Sir Peter; Sadat, Muhammad Anwar Al
Topics Aid; Arab; Arms; Congress; Defence; Department of State; Draft; East-West relations; Energy; European Economic Community; Exports; foreign policy; Home Office; Impeachment; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; Race; State Department; Tariffs; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Treasury; troops; United Nations; Watergate; withdrawal
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