August 14, 1981
MEMORANDUM FROM JOHN STEIN TO THE SECRETARIES OF STATE AND DEFENSE AND DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY, 'THE CURRENT POLITICAL SITUATION IN POLAND; POLISH MINISTRY OF DEFENSE PLANS FOR THE POSSIBLE INTRODUCTION OF MARTIAL LAW'
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get citationTranslated report discusses how the increased presence of Solidarnosc (Solidarity) warrants the introduction of martial law. However, it affirms that no formal steps to introducing martial law have been taken."Memorandum from John Stein to the Secretaries of State and Defense and Director of the National Security Agency, 'The Current Political Situation in Poland; Polish Ministry of Defense Plans for the Possible Introduction of Martial Law'," August 14, 1981, History and Public Policy Program Digital Archive, CIA declassification, 2008 http://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/document/165302