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November 13, 1945

TASS REPORT DISTRIBUTED TO CDES. I.V. STALIN, V.M. MOLOTOV, A.I. MIKOYAN, L.P. BERIA, G.M. MALENKOV, AND A. YA. VYSHINSKY, 'RADIO BROADCAST'

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    A radio broadcast suggests Stalin is not sick, but merely tired from the war.
    "TASS Report Distributed to Cdes. I.V. Stalin, V.M. Molotov, A.I. Mikoyan, L.P. Beria, G.M. Malenkov, and A. Ya. Vyshinsky, 'Radio Broadcast'," November 13, 1945, History and Public Policy Program Digital Archive, RGASPI, f. 558, op. 11, d. 98, ll. 0135. Contributed by Sergey Radchenko and translated by Gary Goldberg. https://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/document/208919
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Department of TASS]

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RADIO BROADCAST

ANKARA, Turkish, 13 November, transcript

In British political circles in Washington they are pointing out that Stalin, resting on the Black Sea coast at the present time at the Sochi resort, is not suffering from anything, he is just very tired from wartime.

Seven copies printed

1 – to Cde. I. V. Stalin

2 – to Cde. V. M. Molotov

3 – to Cde. A. I. Mikoyan

4 – to Cde. L. P. Beria  

5 – to Cde. G. M. Malenkov

6 – to Cde. A. Ya. Vyshinsky

7 – to the file of the S/o

Nº 534ss 13 November 1945

PR [handwritten: PR]