July 28, 1989
USSR: Baltic Republics Move toward Economic Autonomy
An analysis of reforms for economic autonomy in the Baltics.
July 31, 1989
Special Analysis: USSR: Baltic Nationalists Press Ahead
An analysis of further efforts to institutionalize republic sovereignty by Baltic states.
August 27, 1989
Special Analysis: USSR: Balts to Mark 1939 Anniversary Tomorrow
An analysis of planned demonstrations in the Baltics and Soviet efforts to dampen local support for opposition movements.
September 07, 1989
Special Analysis: USSR: The Option of Force in the Baltics
An analysis of the Soviet posture toward the Baltic's movements for greater autonomy.
September 14, 1989
USSR: Baltic Parties Pressing Ahead
An analysis of the Baltic governments' actions despite Soviet Central Committee condemnation.
December 16, 1989
USSR: Nationalists Gain in Latvian Elections
An analysis of Popular Front success in Latvian elections.
January 19, 1990
USSR: Foreign Ministry Says Baltics to be Independent
An analysis of the Soviet Foreign Ministry's position to establish an eight-year transition period for Baltic states' independence and to refrain from using force.
February 23, 1990
USSR: Baltic Nationalists Press Ahead
An analysis of upcoming elections in Lithuania and Estonia which will strengthen Baltic independence movements.
December 01, 1990
National Intelligence Daily for Friday, 1 December 1989
The CIA’s National Intelligence Daily for Friday, 1 December 1989 describes the latest developments in Eastern Europe, USSR, Taiwan, Italy, Iran and Bulgaria.