Category Archives: 9.1 Foreign policy and USA

25 October 1957* (St 52/128)

Central Committee approves KGB request for one-off grant (20,000 roubles) and awards 3,000 rouble monthly allowance to Wilfred Burchett, Moscow correspondent of the National Guardian (USA) newspaper (5 pp). ================================================================ [page one of five] 52/128 of 25 October 1957 Special … Continue reading

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22 October 1986 * (Pb §1)

Politburo meeting. Expulsion of Soviet diplomats from the USA and planned Soviet retaliation. [R 22 oct 86, Pb] Excerpt. ============================================================= [page one of five] Top Secret Single Copy (Draft Minutes) MEETING OF CPSU POLITBURO 22 October 1986 In the chair … Continue reading

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31 July 1986 *, 1503-Ch

KGB report (Chebrikov). Proposed measures against “US anti-Soviet campaign related to human rights” and the corresponding Central Committee Resolution (4 pp).  [R 31 Jul 86,  1503-Ch] =========================================================== [page one of four] Secret July 1986, No 1503-Ch To the CPSU Central … Continue reading

Posted in 3.3 after 1980, 4. Perestroika, 9.1 Foreign policy and USA

29 March 1977*, 647-A

KGB memorandum to Central Committee. Reactions of US embassy and foreign press corps to measures taken against dissidents. [R 29 March 1977, 647-A] ======================================================= [page one of three] Top secret State Security Committee [KGB] at the USSR Soviet of Ministers … Continue reading

Posted in 3.2 the 1970s, 9.1 Foreign policy and USA