Category Archives: 3.1 the 1960s

Chernyaev diary (3 January 1976)

A brief passage from Anatoly CHERNYAEV’s unpublished “Diary”, in which he responds to a report to the Central Committee by ANDROPOV (29 December 1975*, 3213-A) about the statements of foreign communist parties concerning “political prisoners” in the USSR (NSA, document … Continue reading

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Alternative sources (1968-1992)

The 63 published issues of the bi-monthly CHRONICLE OF CURRENT EVENTS (April 1968 to June 1982) can all be accessed in English translation. The Russian original ХРОНИКА ТЕКУЩИХ СОБЫТИЙ has been available online since 2008.

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27 January 1967*, Pb 32/5

KGB report. Measures taken against people defending Sinyavsky and Daniel (5 pp). [R 27 January 1967, No 162] Excerpts. ================================================================ [page one of five, 9 February 1967] 9 February 1967, Minute No. 32 Not to be included in the Minutes … Continue reading

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5 January 1966*, St 132/11

Secretariat. Preparations for the trial of Andrei Sinyavsky and Yuly Daniel. Includes joint memorandum from KGB chairman and Procurator-General (23 December 1965, 2843-S), pp 2-7, and February 1966 report on outcome of trial, pp 8-9. [R 5 January 1966, St … Continue reading

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