November 18, 1947
Record of the Meeting of Comrade I.V. Stalin with the Secretary of the CC French Communist Party Thorez
Stalin and Thorez discuss the status of the French Communist Party in the post-war world, as well as the ongoing struggle between communists and other left-wing groups in France.
December 29, 1975
Committee for State Security Report on Anti-Soviet Propaganda and Anti-Socialist Elements
The Committee for State Security reported on statements from the French and Italian Communist party leaders being used in anti-Soviet propaganda and broadcasted on western radio stations. The use of these statements caused a debate over socialist ideology, human rights, and freedoms. The report looks at prior anti-socialist activity and results of actions in places such as Hungary and Poland. The role of the KGB and decrease in crime rate is also discussed.
May 05, 1980
Annex 9: Conversation at the Peking Airport, 25 April 1980
Berlinguer explains that they cannot invite the French Socialist on behalf of the CCP as the French Communist might get offended. Hu Yaobang said that the CCP was not ready to normalize relations with the French Communists as they were not independent enough yet.