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					                           THE DOCUMENTS
                      The Euro-Missiles Crisis
                                         to
                               the INF Treaty
                              (Created October 17, 2011)

 President Reagan and General Secretary Gorbachev signed the INF Treaty in
  December 1987. The documents in this collection trace the history of the
           process leading to the signing of the historic INF Treaty.


                         The Falklands Crisis
                              (Created August 2011)

In the first half of 1982 Great Britain and Argentina clashed over control of the
    Falkland Islands. This document collection, benefiting from documents
declassified as recently as 2010, traces the origins of the conflict, Secretary of
               State Haig's to mediate, and then the conflict itself.




                      (Photo: Ronald Reagan Presidential Library)
                    The Strategic Defense Initiative
                                    (Created March 2011)

   President Reagan announced his intention to develop the Strategic Defense
 Initiate (SDI) on March 23, 1983. This document collection traces the origins of
 SDI through the end of the Reagan administration. The collection benefits from
documents released at the Reagan Library pursuant to FOIA requests released in
                                       2010.


     Letters Between President Reagan and General
    Secretaries Brezhnev, Andropov, Chernenko and
                      Gorbachev
President Reagan sent or received over 100 letters to or from the General Secretary's of the Soviet
     Union. The Ronald Reagan Library started releasing many of these letters in 2005. This
 documentary collection provides links to the actual letters sent back and forth between President
                    Reagan and the General Secretary's of the Sovie Union.


                          National Security Council
                                  Meeting Minutes
                                               and


     National Security Planning Group Meeting
                      Minutes
President Reagan chaired almost 350 meetings of the Naitonal Security Counil or
   National Security Planning Group. The Reagan Library started releasing the
  official meeting minutes from these meetings in 2005. This collection provide
            links to the official meeting minutes of the NSC and NSPG.


   National Security Decision Directives of the
             Reagan Administration

                               Iran-Contra Files
  This document set includes recentely released documents related to the Iran-
                                Contra scandal.


                                 The Lebanon Files
This document set relates to President Reagan's decision to send American Marines to Beirut
                  in 1982 as part of a Multi-National Peacekeeping Force.


                                  The Libyan Files
   Official White House records documenting President Reagan's approach to containing
   Qadhafi, as well as documents relating to Qadhafi's support of international terrorism.


                      Speeches and Speech Drafts


                                 Head of State Files
  Official memorandums of conversation between President Reagan and other
                              foreign leaders.


                       The Reagan-Gorbachev Summits

   The White House official memorandums of conversation between President
 Reagan and General Secretary Gorbachev at the Summits in Geneva, Reykjavik,
          Washington, Moscow and their farewell meeting at Governors
Island.http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=H3Rg8K4O6
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