September 22, 1977
LETTER FROM H.M.S. REID TO MR. MALLABY, 'SOUTH AFRICAN NUCLEAR INTENTIONS: THE KALAHARI FACILITY'
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get citationIn response to Mallaby's letter, Reid dismisses the American explanation for the South African Kalahari nuclear testing facility. He believes that the South Africans "feel increasingly threatened and foresee a possible need to use nuclear weapons in their own defence if it should come to that.""Letter from H.M.S. Reid to Mr. Mallaby, 'South African Nuclear Intentions: the Kalahari Facility'," September 22, 1977, History and Public Policy Program Digital Archive, UK National Archives, FCO45-2131. Obtained and contributed by Anna-Mart van Wyk. https://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/document/116628