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July 7, 1980

Resolution of the Secretariat of the Central Committee, 'On a Request from the Leadership of the People's Party of Iran'

No. ST 219/50gs from 11.VII.1980




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of the Secretariat of the Central Committee


On a request from the leadership of the People's Party of Iran (PPI)




1. To approve a request from the First Secretary of the Central Committee of the PPI and agree in principal to the reception of three PPI members in Moscow for conducting a three month course on questions of [Handwritten: "conspiratorial work."]


2. To assign the organization of study for the three Iranian comrades indicated to the USSR Committee of State Security [i.e. KGB]; to entrust their placement, care, and return to Iran to the International Department and Administration of Affairs of the CPSU Central Committee, and to pay all expenses for travel, their stay in Moscow during their study, equipment from the Party budget.




Extracts to: Comrades Andropov, Ponomarev, Pavlov




Distributed: 11.VII.1980


Resolution of the TsK KPSS Secretariat approving the request from N. Kianuri, First Secretary of the People's Party of Iran (PPI), to admit three PPI members for training in clandestine work (training, transportation, housing, and food be paid)


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RGANI, f. 89, op.39, d.22, ll. 1. Contributed by Roham Alvandi and translated by Richard Iserman.


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