Daily Archives: 09/07/2016

11 June 1979 *, St 162/67

Secretariat. Warning to First Secretaries of Party in Republics and Regions about price rises (from 18% to 95%) for cars, furs, gold, carpets, etc as of 1 July 1979 (8 pp). [R 11 June 1979, St 162-67] Excerpt. ======================================================== [page … Continue reading

Posted in 1.3 Culture, science and the economy

30 December 1980*, St 243/8

Secretariat. Memo from Andropov about anti-Russian feeling and actions in Karachaevo-Cherkessk Autonomous Region, North Caucasus (7 pp). .  [R 30 Dec 80, 7 pp] Excerpt. ========================================================== [page one of seven] No St 243/8, 30 December 1980 Top Secret SPECIAL FILE … Continue reading

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26 March 1981* (Pb §5)

Politburo meeting. Arkhipov reports on the cost of supplying Poland with oil, gas, iron ore and the problems of the Polish economy. [R 26 March 1981, Politburo, para 5] ========================================================= [page one of two] Top Secret Single Copy (Draft Minutes) … Continue reading

Posted in 9.4 USSR and Poland

14 January 1982 (Pb §2-3)

Politburo meeting. Poland’s continuing problems; requests for economic assistance. [R 14 January 1982, Politburo, para 2] =========================================================== [page one of five] Top Secret Single Copy (Draft Minutes) MEETING OF CPSU POLITBURO 14 January 1982 chaired by Comrade L.I. BREZHNEV Comrades … Continue reading

Posted in 9.4 USSR and Poland