August 11, 1950
The Political Situation in Korea during the Period of Military Operations
A report on the Korean War from June through August 1950, including discussions on the start of the conflict, news media in North and South Korea, the air war, and the North Korean occupation of Seoul.
June 13, 1955
Report from Andreyev to the Chargé d'affaires of the USSR in the DPRK
Andreyev reports on cultural relations between North Korea and the Soviet Union as well as industries in North Korea.
June 23, 1955
Report from Yu. Komarov to the Chargé d’affaires of the USSR in the DPRK
Komarov reports on his trip to North Pyongan, Kangwon, and South Hamgyong, specifically on the food shortage, its impact on the living conditions of workers, and private trade.
June 11, 1956
Summarizing Protocol of the Politburo Meeting with the Korean Comrades on 8 June 1956 at 1730 hours
Discussion on North and South Korean politics and economy, with detailed account on North Korean economic development.
November 27, 1957
Notes from a Conversation between the 1st Secretary of the PRL Embassy in the DPRK with Comrade Berentz, 3rd Secretary of the Embassy of the GDR, on 26-27.XI.1957
Brzezinski Henryk and Comrade Berentz describe the aid North Korea has received from East Germany to reconstruct the city of Hamheung as well as the impact of the August 1956 Plenum on that city.
March 10, 1960
Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 10 March 1960
Kim Il Sung expresses his gratitude for the additional grain supplied by the USSR and discusses plans for the textile and chemical industries in North Korea.
Statement from the US Peoples' Anti-Imperialist Delegation to Korea
Eldridge Cleaver praises Kim Il Sung and the Korean people as models of the anti-imperialist struggle and suggests that US imperialism has been crumbling since its "defeat" in the Korean War. Cleaver praises North Korean economic development in heavy industry and light industry and in agriculture which serves the purpose of liberating the people. Suggesting that the Korean peninsula can only be unified by the Koreans themselves, Cleaver indicates his support for North Korea's efforts to unify Korea against US imperialism, warning that the US imperialists that they will suffer a heavier loss if they provoke another war.