July 07, 1957
Journal of Soviet Ambassador to the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 7 July 1957
Puzanov informs Kim Il Sung of the Soviet government's support of the DPRK position against the US violation of the Armistice agreement. Kim reports on the DPRK's progress in meeting the semiannual plan targets for industrial output and fish catch before he states his intention for a vacation after Ho Chi Minh's visit.
August 01, 1957
Journal of Soviet Ambassador to the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 1 August 1957
Kim Il Sung and Puzanov discuss aid to North Vietnam and the merger of several DPRK ministries.
August 07, 1957
Journal of Soviet Ambassador to the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 7 August 1957
Puzanov and a KWP CC official discuss aid to Vietnam, the DPRK's efforts to overfulfill the targets of the economic plan, North Korea's nonferrous metal industry, and the DPRK's enhanced technical capabilities.
November 26, 1957
Journal of Soviet Ambassador to the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 26 November 1957
Puzanov discusses the USSR's economic aid to the DPRK and the controversy surrounding Kim Seung-hwa with Fischer and Nam Il, respectively. Nam Il informs Puzanov of Kim Il Sung's report about the trip to Moscow for the celebration of Great October.
October 17, 1964
Cable from the Chinese Embassy in North Korea, 'Reactions to China's Nuclear Test'
Cable from the Chinese Embassy in North Korea describing positive responses of North Korean officials and Vietnamese diplomats in North Korea regarding China's first nuclear weapons test.
Lê Thanh Nghị, 'Report on Meetings with Party Leaders of Eight Socialist Countries'
North Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Politburo member Le Thanh Nghi recounts his discussions with socialist leaders in the summer of 1965, just as the war in the south was heating up.
March 10, 1965
Record of Conversation between the Chinese Ambassador to the Soviet Union Pan Zili and the North Korean Ambassador to the Soviet Union Kim Byeong-jik
A conversation between the Chinese Ambassador to the Soviet Union Pan Zili and the North Korean Ambassador to the Soviet Union Kim Byeong-jik on Asian-African-Latin American student protest against the United States in Moscow on 4 March. North Korea supported the positions of Vietnamese and Chinese governments. Both China and North Korea demanded that United States must withdraw from the territory of Vietnam and stop the provocations against North Vietnam.
May 27, 1965
On the Development of Situation in DPRK in May 1965: Political Report No. 8
Czechoslovakian ambassador to DPRK mentioned on foreign relationship with DPRK and domestic political situations.
June 28, 1965
Report about Information on North Korea from 24 June 1965
Report about North Korean decrease of wages, supply of the North Korean people with comestible goods, death penalty in North Korea, and vituperations of GDR citizen's child by North Korean children.
August 20, 1965
Record of Conversation between Premier Kim and the Chinese Friendship Delegation
Kim Il Sung and the Chinese Friendship Delegation discuss agriculture issues in China and North Korea, the war in Vietnam, and confrontation with the United States.
September 25, 1965
Cable from the Chinese Embassy in North Korea, 'On the Transporting of North Korea's Construction Material Aid for Vietnam'
China and North Korea arrange for North Korean aid to be shipped to North Vietnam through China.
September 26, 1965
Cable from the Chinese Embassy in North Korea, 'Supplement to the Cable of 25 September 1965'
North Korea and China negotiate who will pay for the cost of shipping material aid to North Vietnam.
September 30, 1965
Cable from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Foreign Economic and Trade Committee, 'We Agree to Transport North Korea's Material Aid for Vietnam'
The Chinese government agrees to assist North Korea in shipping material aid to North Vietnam.
October 12, 1965
Cable from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to the Chinese Embassy in North Korea, 'On the Transportation of North Korea's Material Aid for Vietnam'
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs follows up on the work of China, North Vietnam, and North Korea to ship material aid from Korea to Vietnam.
October 23, 1965
Cable from the Chinese Foreign Ministry to the Embassy in North Korea, 'On the Issue of Transporting Korean Aid to Vietnam'
The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs provides instructions to the Chinese Embassy in Pyongyang on the shipment of North Korean aid to Vietnam.
November 02, 1965
Cable from the Chinese Embassy in North Korea to the Foreign Ministry, 'On the Transportation of North Korea's Material Aid for Vietnam'
The Chinese Embassy in North Korea reports on the transportation of North Korea's material aid to Vietnam through China.
November 06, 1965
Cable from the Foreign Ministry to the Chinese Embassy in North Korea, 'Notify Korea on the Border Crossing Issue of Supplies for Aiding Vietnam'
The Chinese Foreign Ministry passes along information about how North Korea can transport its aid to Vietnam.
February 03, 1966
Letter to Wladyslaw Gomulka from Kim Il Sung
A letter to Wladislaw Gomulka from Kim Il Sung containing his suggestions on providing assistance to the Vietnamese people and strengthening relations within the socialist bloc.
September 21, 1966
General Vo Nguyen Giap’s Decision On North Korea’s Request to Send a Number of Pilots to Fight in Vietnam
An excerpt from an official People’s Army of Vietnam historical publication describing a North Korean request to send an Air Force regiment to help defend North Vietnam against U.S. air attacks. The request was approved.
September 30, 1966
Signing of a Protocol Agreement for North Korea to Send a Number of Pilots to Fight the American Imperialists during the War of Destruction against North Vietnam
Agreement for the dispatch of a North Korean Air Force contingent to fight in North Vietnam. The agreement stipulates that the North Koreans would provide pilots for one North Korean Air Force regiment consisting of two companies (ten aircraft each) of MiG-17s and one company of MiG-21s, while Vietnam would provide the aircraft and all necessary technical equipment, maintenance, and logistics support for the North Korean flyers.