Minutes of talks held 16-18 December 1988

Scope and Content

Unsigned minutes of the fourth in the series of bilateral discussions, held at Flitwick Manor, Befordshire.
Includes a copy of the Constitutional Guidelines for a Democratic South Africa (ANC, Lusaka) and cover note from Young to the ConsGold Chairman.
Discussion topics include: government and ANC perspectives on the current situation, the New Party, Mandela's release and the exchange of political prisoners, the white delegation's response to the Constitutional Guidelines, the regional situation (Angola and Namibia), and the international perspective and the role of Margaret Thatcher. Also contains Young's reflections on progress to date.

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