Category Archives: 3.5 Alexander Solzhenitsyn

9 February 1974*, 388-A

KGB report. A repeat of Andropov’s suggestion to Brezhnev that Solzhenitsyn  could be expelled from USSR to FRG (3 pp). [Excerpt – No Russian text currently available] =========================================================== … On 8 February our representative met with Brandt’s trusted agent in … Continue reading

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7 February 1974* (no number)

Letter from Andropov to Brezhnev about Solzhenitsyn, suggesting he be deported from the USSR to West Germany (3 pp). [7 February 1974 (no number)] =========================================================== [page one of three] Letter from Yu. ANDROPOV to L. BREZHNEV 7 February 1974 Top … Continue reading

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7 January 1974* (Pb)

Politburo meeting. Discussion concerning what to do with Alexander Solzhenitsyn. Text published first in Russkaya mysl (Paris), 30 September & 10 October 1993. ========================================================== Top Secret Single Copy (Draft Minutes) MEETING OF CPSU POLITBURO 7 January 1974 chaired by Comrade … Continue reading

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7 February 1974*, 350-A/ov

KGB memonrandum. Andropov to Brezhnev on possibility of using Willy Brandt to help expel Solzhenitsyn from USSR to FRG, after his declarations in Solzhenitsyn’s defence (2 pp). [R 7 February 1974, 350-A-ov] ======================================================== [page one of two] MEMORANDUM FROM THE … Continue reading

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