Foreign Office files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Section III, Afghanistan and the Cold War, emergency rule in India, and the resumption of civilian rule in Pakistan, 1972-80 1965-1980 1972-1980.
Great Britain. Foreign Office.
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"DO 133, DO 134, FO 371 and FCO 37 files from The National Archives, Kew."
At head of title: Archives Direct, sources from the National Archives, Kew.
Files included in this section: FCO 37 (1965-1980)
Includes documents concerning political and diplomatic activity in relation to the following topics: armed forces, assassination, boundary disputes, British Commonwealth, caste, Christianity, Cold War, communism, communalism, coup d'├ętat, democracy, diplomacy, economic aid, education, EEC, elections, five-year plan, foreign policy, Hinduism, independence, international borders, invasion, Islam, labour, land reform, migration, nationalism, NATO, non-alignment, partition, peasantry, political parties, protectorates, railways, refugees, religious persecution, Scheduled Castes (Untouchables), Scheduled Tribes, separatism, socialism, state of emergency, trade unions, tribes, United Nations, war, women.
Includes material relating to the following people: Tajuddin Ahmad, Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed, Hafizullah Amin, Nurul Amin, Sirimavo Bandaranaike, Solomon Bandaranaike, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Birendra of Nepal, Kirti Nidhi Bista, James Callaghan, Peter Carington (Baron Carrington), Jimmy Carter, Anthony Crosland, Mohammad Daoud Khan, Morarji Desai, Kazi Lhendup Dorjee, Gerald Ford, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, Sanjay Gandhi, Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, Tulsi Giri, Varahagiri Venkata Giri, William Gopallawa, Edward Heath, Syed Nasrul Islam, Julius RIchard Jayewardene, Lyndon B. Johnson, Babrak Karmal, Mahendra of Nepal, Sam Manekshaw, Louis Mountbatten, Palden Thondup Namgyal, Ibrahim Nasir, Richard Nixon, David Owen, Sheik Mujibur Rahman, Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, Nagendra Prasad Rijal, Muhammad Musa Shafiq, Noor Mohammad Taraki, Surya Bahadur Thapa, Margaret Thatcher, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, Jigme Singye Wangchuck, Harold Wilson, Abdul Zahir, Zahir Shah of Afghanistan, Mohammad Zia-ul-Haq.
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This collection consists of the main British Government files on South Asia for the period between 1972 and 1980. The documents, from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, include diplomatic despatches, correspondence, newspaper cuttings, economic and military reports, statistical analyses, maps, photographs, minutes of meetings, and leaflets and other ephemera.
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