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Ministerial visits from the UK to the Persian Gulf: general, 1981 Jan 01 - 1981 Dec 31
This file relates to ministerial visits to the Gulf.
Relations between United Arab Emirates and UK, 1978 Jan 01 - 1978 Dec 31
This file concerns the relations between the UK and the UAE, from January to September 1978.
Oil affairs in Abu Dhabi, 1973 Jan 01 - 1973 Dec 31
This file relates to oil affairs in Abu Dhabi.
HM Government policy in Persian Gulf, 1971 Jan 01-1971 Dec 31
This file is part of a sequence of files concerning HMG's policy in the Gulf. It contains a draft of a statement to parliament, including reference to:The termination of the special treaty relations between the UK, Bahrain, Qatar, and the seven Trucial States by the end of 1971The withdrawal of British forces from the Gulf regionThe termination of HMG's defence agreement with KuwaitHMG supporting the development of a Union of Arab EmiratesA Treaty of Friendship between the UK, Bahrain, Qatar, and the seven Trucial States.
United States naval force in Gulf (COMIDEASTFOR), 1968 Jan 01-1968 Dec 31
This file relates to the US interest in the Gulf States, and in particular the future of the US naval presence in the Gulf (COMIDEASTFOR). It contains correspondence concerning: Discussions between the Political Agency in Bahrain, the Political Residency in the Persian Gulf, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, HM Embassy in Washington DC and US officials about the future of COMIDEASTFOR in light of the new US Administration of President Richard Nixon, the new Admiral, and what HMG’s ideal American policy would be post 1971.