April 18, 1922
Appointment of John W. Staggers as General Counsel by Syngman Rhee
A copy of appointment of John W. Staggers as General Counsel by President Syngman Rhee in 1922
March 22, 1935
The Distribution of the Sovsin'torg Trade Loan
A breakdown of how a Soviet loan to Xinjiang will be utilized.
March 22, 1935
VKP(b) CC Politburo Decree concerning Xinjiang
A Central Committee report on Soviet-Xinjiang trrade and the economy in Xinjiang more generally.
September 13, 1935
Politburo Decisions of 13 September 1935 Concerning Xinjiang
The Politburo directs manpower and funds to support the Xinjiang army and accepts the text of an agreement between the Mongolian People's Republic and Manchukuo on the issue of a border commission.
September 24, 1937
Concerning Alleged Plots Against Governor Sheng Shicai
The Politburo decides to send an experienced investigator to investigate an alleged plot against Sheng Shicai, the governor of Xinjiang.
April 19, 1941
Excerpt on Xinjiang from Minutes of the VKP(b) CC Politburo Meetings
The Politburo issued 5.25 million rubles to support the NKO's operations in the Mongolian People's Republic and Xinjiang, the independent NKVD rifle battalion in Xinjiang, and the topographic detachment in Xinjiang until the end of 1941.
May 04, 1943
Excerpt on Xinjiang from Minutes No. 40 of the VKP(b) CC Politburo Meetings
The CPSU Central Committee announces that it "cannot tolerate such provocative activity" of Xinjiang Governor Sheng Shicai and that it will provide support to rebels "in their struggle against the repressive colonialist policy of the Governor."
November 26, 1943
The Cairo Declaration
Roosevelt, Churchhill, and Jiang Jieshi declare that they are "fighting this war to restraint and punish the aggression of Japan."
The Truth about the Events in Xinjiang
An anonymous report on Soviet-Guomindang relations in Xinjiang, and political developments in Xinjiang since 1933.
June 05, 1944
Record of Conversation with Cde. Lin Zuhan, Chairman of the Special Region
Godunov reports on Lin Zuhan's comments on relations between the Guomindang the Chinese Commuinist Party, the situation in Chongqing, and recent developments in Xinjiang.
June 26, 1944
Record of a Conversation with Percy Chen
D. Godnunov reports that he discussed military developments in the Sino-Japanese War with Percy Chen, as well as the visit to China made by US Vice President Henry Wallace.
July 18, 1944
Telegram from Plyshevsky to Cde. N.I. Baskakov
PLyshevsky forwards records of conversation with Percy Chen and Lin Zuhan.
July 31, 1944
Telegram from Plyshevky to Cde. N.I. Baskakov
Plyshevsky forwards conversations with Pery Chen and Dong Biwu to Cde. Baskakov.
October 09, 1944
Record of Meeting at the Kremlin, Moscow, 9 October 1944, at 10 p.m.
Churchill, Eden, Stalin, and Molotov discuss the leadership in Poland, Britains interests in Greece and Hong Kong, the actions of Romania and Bulgaria during the war, Turkey, the need for the Great Powers to exert influence on the Balkans to prevent small wars, the leadership of Italy, interests in Bulgaria and Romania, the dividing of Germany and Germany's future, and the American plans in the war against Japan.
October 16, 1944
Information Letter from Yasnovsky to Cdes. Petrov and Plyshevsky
Yasnovsky reports on developments in Xinjiang since the arrival of a new governor, Wu Zhongxin.
November 09, 1944
Letter No. 402 from L.D. Wilgress, Canadian Embassy, Moscow, to the Secretary of State for External Affairs, W.L. Mackenzie King
The Canadian Ambassador to the Soviet Union, L.D. Wilgress, thoroughly reviews Soviet foreign policy in Europe, Asia, and in Latin America and its relations with the United States and the United Kingdom. Wilgress optimistically concludes that "the Soviet Government are desirous of co-operating fully with the other great powers."
Soviet Report on Communists in Korea, 1945
Soviet officers provide a sketch of the existing communist movement in northern and southern Korea in 1945 and suggest that Kim Il Sung should be a leading candidate to head the Korean government.
February 11, 1945
Yalta Conference Agreement, Declaration of a Liberated Europe
The text of the agreements reached at the Yalta (Crimea) Conference between President Roosevelt, Prime Minister Churchill and Generalissimo Stalin.
April 07, 1945
Excerpts from the Russian Translation of Jiang Jieshi's 'China's Destiny'
Excerpts of two chapters from the Russian translation of Jiang Jieshi's "China's Destiny" on the Chinese race and nation.
April 07, 1945
Chen Boda, 'Criticism of the Book "China's Destiny"'
Excerpts from the Russian translations of Chen Boda's published criticism of Jiang Jieshi's "China's Destiny."