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‘1/1 Volume I Koweit Saudi relations’ [‎75r] (160/608)

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The record is made up of 1 volume (294 folios). It was created in 2 Mar 1929-9 Jul 1933. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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Dated 22n<i iipril 1932
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lolitioal resident, Buahlre*
Secretary of State for the Colonies, London.
Xour telegram No 2 of 14th April.
Kuwait Blockade*
2. Xour presumption is not correct. bheikh
does wish to exclude discussion of those alternatives fcy
ooamissionere when appointed. I have now received his
lonaal letter ot agreement to appoint commissioners and
am sending it to you hy next air mail. in it h© states
he will never agree to three alternatives.
3* Personally 1 do not think difficulty ought
to arise about this, If matter explained to Kedjaz Gov-
-eminent. Xusaf Xasin informed me that King realised
that alternatives (1) and (Ij)[email protected]© Impracticable and I
informed him that Sheikh would not agree to (III).
4* I would emphasis© ttxat 3heikh*s objection
is to fixed annual payments This would not rule out
possibility of some^arrangements on lines outlined in
para li of my despatch No 3 of 5th February under which
payment by Kuwait to Nejd would vary in accordance with
customs receipts. Whether such arrangement would he
teas!hie I can not say, hut it would, probably be less
unpalatable to Bhelkh*
Copy oy air ;mil to Government of India ana
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Papers concerning relations between Kuwait and the Kingdom of Hejaz and Nejd (later Saudi Arabia), and a trading blockade imposed on Kuwait by the King of Hejaz and Nejd (from September 1932, the King of the Arab Sa’udite Kingdom [Saudi Arabia]) ‘Abdul ‘Aziz bin ‘Abdur Rahman al-Faisal [‘Abd al-‘Azīz bin ‘Abd al-Raḥmān bin Fayṣal Āl Sa‘ūd (Ibn Sa‘ūd)].

The volume includes:

Some of the volume’s correspondence is in Arabic, accompanied by English translations.

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1 volume (294 folios)
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The volume’s contents are arranged in approximate chronological order, from the earliest item at the front to the latest at the end.

Physical characteristics

Foliation: the main foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the first folio with 1 and terminates at the last folio with 294; these numbers are written in pencil, are circled, and are located in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. side of each folio.

The foliation sequence does not include the front and back covers; nor does it include the six leading and ending flyleaves.

Additional foliation sequences are present in parallel between ff 3-294; these numbers are also written in pencil, but are not circled.

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