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The file primarily focuses on the progress being made by the Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) in drilling for oil in Kuwait, including establishing drills at new ...424 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/647 Date(s): 3 May 1937-30 Sep 1941
The volume consists of letters, telegrams, and reports relating to the affairs of Saudi Arabia. Most of the correspondence is between the British Legation ...391 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/572 Date(s): 4 Apr 1939-16 Jan 1942
The file contains a request from the Political Resident in the Persian Gulf to the Secretary of State for India, requesting stationery for Cable and Wireless ...10 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/771 Date(s): 23 Nov 1942-12 Dec 1942
The file concerns the application to the Persian Gulf of amended prize jurisdiction in the run-up to, and following the outbreak of, the Second World War. ...217 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3925 Date(s): 11 Jul 1939-21 Dec 1939
This file is a continuation of IOR/L/PS/12/2862. It contains correspondence and memoranda regarding relations between HM Government (HMG) and the Government ...1,031 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2863 Date(s): 10 Apr 1941-19 Mar 1947
Coll 17/30(2) 'Proposed additional outlet to the sea in or near Kuwait territory. Development of port at Um Qasr.'
The file contains papers mainly relating to the port at Um Qasr (Umm Qasr). These papers mostly concern a notification of the schedule of dues and charges ...289 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2893 Date(s): 9 Sep 1942-21 Apr 1945
PZ 5662/1939 'Treatment of Enemy Consuls in British territory, other than India, on the outbreak of war'
The file contains correspondence relating to the treatment to be accorded to enemy consuls de carrière and unsalaried consuls of enemy nationality in ...106 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/302 Date(s): 22 Jul 1939-4 Nov 1939
This file concerns relations between the Kingdom of the Hejaz and Nejd (later Saudi Arabia) and Germany. The material in the file dates from two periods: ...179 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2143 Date(s): 30 Nov 1928-8 Dec 1941
Coll 6/93(2) 'SYRIA: Situation in – after capitulation of France, 1940. Incl. Proclamation of Independence.'
Following on from an earlier file (IOR/L/PS/12/2166), this file concerns British policy relating to Syria, following the success of the British-Free French ...626 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2168 Date(s): 3 Jul 1941-12 Dec 1944
This file concerns British policy towards Saudi Arabia during the Second World War (the abbreviation 'Qn' in the title stands for 'Question'). The correspondence ...680 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/2163 Date(s): 24 Oct 1939-1 Jan 1945