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September 03, 1949
Telegram, Tunkin to Vyshinsky
Kim Il Sung, having recieved intelligence suggesting South Korea intended to seize the Ongjin Peninsula, requests Soviet permission to move further into South Korea.
September 11, 1949
Telegram from Gromyko to Tunkin at the Soviet Embassy in Pyongyang
The Soviet Union sends a set of questions to Kim Il Sung on about the South Korean army and North Korea's war plans.
September 14, 1949
Telegram from Tunkin to the Soviet Foreign Ministry in Reply to 11 September Telegram
North Korea plans to attack South Korea, but the Soviet Foreign Ministry is skeptical about North Korea's actual military capabilities and generally disproves of North Korea's plans.