CPSU CC PROTOCOL #240/43, 05 DECEMBER 1980CITATION SHARE DOWNLOAD
get citationThis protocol relates to Soviet relations with Cuba and Grenada."CPSU CC Protocol #240/43, 05 December 1980" December 05, 1980, History and Public Policy Program Digital Archive, RGANI (formerly TsKhSD), f. 89, op. 46, d. 70, ll. 10. http://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/document/113429
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COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF THE USSR
from December 1980 Moscow, Kremlin
In regards with a request of CC Communist Party of Cuba and the government of
Grenada give Ministry of connections and [GKES] a task to command to Grenada in 1981 on the account of the Soviet Side for up till six months two specialists with one interpreter for assistance together with Cuban specialists in putting together and repairing the broadcasting radio station, given to Grenada by Cuban government, and for preparation of Grenada technical personnel of the radio station.
[GKES] should make agreement with Grenada about housing and transportation for the Soviet specialists and an interpreter in Grenada, paid for by Grenada
All the expenses of this trip to Grenada of the designated specialists and an interpreter in Soviet rubles refer to the account of assignments on the State budget of the USSR for performing humanitarian help to the foreign countries; the expenses in hard currency - to the account of [GKES] Chairman
Council of Ministers of the USSR
ENCLOSURE # 2
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Meet with a member of CC Communist Party of Cuba .H.M.Oropez and also with an
ambassador of Grenada to Cuba and inform them, that in connections with the
request of CC Communist Party of Cuba and government of Grenada, the resolution was adopted to send for up to six months time two soviet specialists and one interpreter for performing help together with Cuban specialists in putting together and installing equipment for a broadcasting radio station, given to Grenada by the Cuban side, and in preparation of Grenada technical personnel for working there.