Tag Archives: Mikhail GORBACHEV*

23 January 1991*, Pb 223

Moscow Party Committee to CPSU Central Committee. Report on a vast anti-Gorbachev demonstration in the centre of the Soviet capital following the January events in Lithuania. [R 20 January 1991, Pb 223] =========================================================== ============================================================ [page one of two] Return to … 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] ============================================================= [page one of five] Top Secret Single Copy (Draft Minutes) MEETING OF CPSU POLITBURO 22 October 1986 In the chair Comrade … Continue reading

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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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29 October 1981* (Pb §2)

Politburo meeting. Rusakov’s report on his visit to the GDR, Czechoslovakia, Bulgaria and Hungary to discuss the situation in Poland. Politburo concern over Jaruzelski‘s failure to act. [R 29 October 1981, Politburo, para 2] total 6 pp.

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