February 16, 1958
Journal of Soviet Ambassador to the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 16 February 1958
Ri Dong-yong informs Puzanov of the Plenum of the Pyongyang City Party Committee and the report from the DPRK Ambassador in Moscow.
March 14, 1958
Journal of Soviet Ambassador to the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 12 March 1958
Park Gil-ryong informs Puzanov on the recent conference, in which Ri Sin-pal criticizes the work of the Ministry of Domestic and Foreign Trade, and consults Puzanov regarding his desires to return to the Soviet Union.
April 19, 1958
From the Journal of M.V. Zimyanin, Record of Conversation with DPRK Ambassador in the USSR Cde. Ri Sin-pal
Ri San-pal requests that North Korea be allowed to join the International Epizootic Office and describes recent economic developments in the DPRK.
April 28, 1958
From the Journal of Gromyko, Record of a Conversation with Ambassador Ri Sin-Pal of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Soviet Minister of Foreign Affairs Andrei Gromyko records that North Korea was eager to start a nuclear program, though they insisted it was for “peaceful purposes.” The North Korean Ambassador requested Soviet scientific aid and was informed by Gromyko that the request would “undoubtedly be considered in a favorable spirit.”
June 03, 1958
From the Journal of N.T. Fedorenko, Reception of DPRK Ambassador in the USSR Ri San-pal
Ri San-pal responds to Senator Mike Mansfield's comments on inter-Korean relations and briefs N.T. Federenko on North Korea's diplomatic relations with Eygpt.
August 26, 1958
Record of a Conversation with Ambassador Ri Sin-Pal of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Ri San-pal and M.V. Zimyanin review the status of Koreans living in Japan and the USSR.