Category Archives: 3.1 the 1960s

14 January 1969*, Pb 111

Politburo. Approve KGB measures prompting Andrei Sinyavsky to ask for a pardon. [R 14 January 1969, Pb 111] ========================================================== [page one of two, on plain paper] Minute 111 14 June 1969 MINUTED 2. Note from Yu. Andropov of 30 September … Continue reading

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11 June 1968*, 1372-A

KGB report about the new samizdat publication “A Chronicle of Current Events” (1968-1982) and its distribution by Pavel Litvinov, Pyotr Yakir, and Natalya Gorbanevskaya. [R 11 June 1968,  1372-A] ========================================================== [page one of two] USSR Committee for State Security [KGB] … Continue reading

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15 April 1968, Pb 79/XII

Proposal to Politburo to revoke Soviet citizenship of dissidents Ilya Gabai (1935-1973) and Anatoly Marchenko (1938-1986). They both died premature deaths in the USSR. =========================================================== [page one of three] Workers of all Lands, Unite! COMMUNIST PARTY OF THE SOVIET UNION. … Continue reading

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4 September 1967*, Pb 1393

Politburo decision: publish a brief report in Moscow evening newspaper about trial of Vladimir Bukovsky, Vadim Delaunay and Yevgeny Kushev, arrested after 22 January 1967 protest on Pushkin Square. [R 4 September 1967, Pb 1393] ============================================================ [Page one of four] … Continue reading

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