RF Presidential Archive. List of eight documents reflecting Politburo discussion and action in relation to Poland, between August 1980 and September 1982. [Russian: Jul 92]
For translations of these documents see this website
and section 9.4 The USSR and Poland.
Of documents from the Archive of the President
of the Russian Federation
|25 August 1980, Pb 210/II||Politburo decree. Concerning the situation in the Polish People’s Republic|
|3 September 1980, Pb 213/38||Politburo decree. Theses for a conversation with representatives of the Polish leadership|
|23 April 1981, Pb 7/VII||Politburo decree. On developments in Poland and certain steps from our side.|
|19 October 1981||Transcript of L. Brezhnev’s telephone conversation with W. Jaruzelski|
|21 November 1981, Pb 37/21||Politburo decree. On reception in the USSR of a Party-government delegation from the Polish People’s Republic and a verbal message from L. Brezhnev to W. Jaruzelski.|
|10 December 1981||Draft record of Politburo meeting. About the situation in Poland.|
|13 December 1981, Pb 40/26||Politburo decree. Concerning information for the leaders of fraternal countries about the Polish Question.|
|23 September 1982||Memorandum about Soviet assistance to the Polish People’s Republic in hard currency in 1980-1981.|
A total of eight documents made up of 47 pp.
1. Notes and additions by translator and editor are bracketed, thus [ ];
2. Text added by hand is indicated in italic script;
3. when a handwritten phrase, figure or word has been added
to a previously typed document it is indicated by underlined italic script.
Translated by John Crowfoot