Below is the text of Mr Major’s arrival doorstep in Harare, on Monday 14th October 1991.
Prime Minister, what are you expecting from this meeting here in Harare?
I think we are going to have a very good meeting in Harare, we are going to have the opportunity of looking forward to the future of the Commonwealth and deciding which way it is going. I am looking forward to it very much.
Are you sure South Africa is now something you can agree on?
I think there will be discussions on that, of course, but there are many other important matters to discuss as well.