Daily Archives: 08/07/2016

18 March 1979*, No 242

Transcript of Kosygin’s March telephone conversation with Mohammed Taraki, Afghan prime minister. File also includes report by Gromyko, Andropov, Ponomarev and Kosygin and 29 June Politburo decision (19 pp). [R 18 March 1979, No 242] Excerpts. ========================================================== [page one of … Continue reading

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17-18 March 1979* (Pb)

Transcript of Politburo meeting (17-18 March) about the worsening situation in Afghanistan (28 pp). [R 17-18 March 1979, Pb]. Excerpts. ============================================================= [page one of twenty eight] Top Secret Single Copy (Draft Minutes) MEETING OF CPSU POLITBURO 17 March 1979 chaired … Continue reading

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16 December 1980*, St 241/9

Secretariat. Negotiations between Soviet and US Academies of Science to resume contacts  broken off in early 1980 (8 pp). [R 16 December 1980, St 241-9] Excerpt. ======================================================== [page one of eight] Workers of all Lands, Unite! [Vertical text along left-hand … Continue reading

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13 January 1981*, St 245/14

Secretariat Resolution. Proposals, beginning with December 1980 letter from Ministry of Health, about participation in the Soviet-American conference “Medics against Nuclear War” in Washington D.C. (9 pp). [R 13 January 1981, St 245-14] Excerpt. ========================================================= [page one of nine] Workers … Continue reading

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