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March 19, 1935

Politburo Decision of 19 March 1935 concerning Xinjiang

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[handwritten note at the top of the page:

from Minutes N 23 of the Politburo meetings for April 1935

Point 137 - in classified storage


by a survey of Politburo members]

19 March 1935

137. Concerning Xinjiang


Assign the following comrades to Xinjiang for work:


a) from Eastern Siberia - Zhang Yifeng (Kashen), Zheng Yu (Kristall), Tat'yana Kaspina, Zheng Yijun (Aleyev); and Zhao Yongrong (Lutskaya);


b) from Central Asia - Abdulla Siradzhetdinov, Said Khodzhiyev Aminov (Karim Aminov), Mashur Ruztsov, Akhmed Rakhimov (Kabulov), Yusup Ibragimovich (Anvarov) (Yusup Ibragimov).


Excerpts have been sent (to):


Cdes. Yagoda, Agranov, Litvinov, Krestinsky, and Andreyev


The Politburo transfers NKVD members currently working in Eastern Siberia and Central Asia to Xinjiang.

Document Information


RGASPI F.17 Op.162 D. 17, L. 151. Obtained by Jamil Hasanli and translated by Gary Goldberg.


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