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Foreign affairs: Albania, 1990-02 - 1997-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/36

Scope and Contents

Correspondence on subjects including the political situation in Albania, a memorial to British war dead, the Anglo-Albanian Association, development of Albanian oil resources and a visit to Albania in 1991 by JA, David Smiley and Alan Hare, with correspondents including: Stephen Nash, Chargé d’Affaires at the British Embassy, Tirana (3); Sali Berisha, President of Albania (4); Douglas Hogg, Minister of State, Foreign Office [later 3rd Lord Hailsham] on subjects including the British diplomatic presence in Albania (2); David Smiley (11); Kenneth Clarke, Home Secretary; Alan Hare (5); Malcolm Rifkind, Secretary of State for Defence, on the history of the Albanian Gendarmerie in the 1930s; Michael Tait [Assistant Under-Secretary of State, Foreign Office, with responsibility for Soviet Union and Eastern Europe] (2); 6th Lord Carrington (2); Norman Lamont, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on the Albanian economy; Lord Home of the Hirsel [earlier Sir Alexander Douglas-Home and 14th Lord Home]; [Macdonald] Max Hastings, Editor of the Daily Telegraph; [?] 6th Lord Salisbury; Brian Crozier; Douglas Hurd, Foreign Secretary, on subjects including negotiations over the Corfu Channel case; 1st Lord Gladwyn [earlier (Hubert) Gladwyn Jebb]; Margaret Thatcher; Nicholas Shakespeare, Daily Telegraph; Steven Norris.


  • 1990-02 - 1997-03

Conditions Governing Access

The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.


3 file(s)

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Box 688

Finding aid date

2011-09-06 16:46:20.317000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
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