October 16, 1978
Statements of Agostinho Neto, Samora Machel and Mengistu Haile Mariam on the Political Situation in Zimbabwe
Statements made during Todor Zhivkov’s visit to sub-Saharan Africa, 16-19 October 1978
February 21, 1979
Memorandum, Meeting on Rhodesian Situation at the Office of the Secretary of Foreign Affairs of South Africa
Discussion centered around British support for Smith, Anglo-American involvement in the conflict, Cuban/Soviet involvement, and South Africa's stake in it all.
April 02, 1979
Telegram, Personal for Secretary—My K11
Chief Kayisa Ndiweni explains his visit to Europe, including the heated argument with Foreign Secretary Owen that transpired.
July 29, 1979
Minutes of Todor Zhivkov – Robert Mugabe Conversation, Sofia
Robert Mugabe - leader of the Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU) and future president of Zimbabwe - visits Bulgarian and meets with Todor Zhivkov. Mugabe discusses the progress of the conflict in Zimbabwe and requests Bulgarian military support for his forces. Zhivkov expresses concern about the division of the Zimbabwean forces into two separate and competing military groups and advises him to unite with Joshua Nkomo's Zimbabwe African People's Union (ZAPU).