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Muscat and Oman [later Oman]: Saudi Arabia and Gwadur, 1955-10 - 1958-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/4/11

Scope and Contents

Includes: telegrams between JA, the Foreign Office, John Selwyn-Lloyd, Foreign Secretary, Sir Bernard Burrows, Political Resident in the Persian Gulf] and [Frederick] Leslie Chauncy [Consul-General at Muscat], on the negotiations; memorandum by Selwyn-Lloyd on the dispute between Britain and Saudi Arabia over Buraimi; Foreign Office briefing and telegrams on relations with Saudi Arabia; record of a meeting between Selwyn-Lloyd and Malik Firoz Khan Noon, Pakistan Minister for Foreign Affairs and Commonwealth Relations, on ceding the port of Gwadur [Gwadar] to Pakistan; note of a meeting between JA and Sir [John] Gilbert Laithwaite [Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Commonwealth Relations] on Gwadur.


  • Creation: 1955-10 - 1958-01


Conditions Governing Access

Open (redaction following Cabinet Office advice)


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 249

Date information

DateText: The majority of folios date from Dec 1957-Jan 1958.

Finding aid date

2011-03-10 16:28:57.790000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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