Albanian-Korean Joint Declaration
A joint declaration between Albania and North Korea which highlights the two countries' dedication to the struggle against imperialism and modern revisionism
Speech by a Delegation of the People’s Republic of Albania at a Rally in Pyongyang
A speech by a delegate from Albania in which the speaker comments on Albania's foreign policy, economic development and campaigns in North Korea, the Vietnam War, and the United States' global military policy.
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.
February 21, 1966
Letter Number 149 from the Ambassador of Mexico in Moscow, Jose E. Iturriaga, to the Secretary of Foreign Affairs
The Mexican Ambassador in the Soviet Union reports the names of Mexican students in the USSR. The students in the Soviet Union include members of the Revolutionary Action Movement.
April 09, 1966
Record of Conversation between Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei Gromyko and North Korean Foreign Minister Pak Seong-cheol
Pak Seong-cheol claims that the American forces in South Korea are a hindrance in the way of reunification and comments on Soviet-North Korean relations and Japan.
May 23, 1966
Record of Conversation with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the DPRK Comrade Pak Seong-cheol
Pak Seong-cheol explains North Korea's military policies and stances toward reunification, Japan, and military relations with the Soviet Union.
May 27, 1966
Excerpts from Leonid Brezhnev's May 1966 Speech on Talks with Kim Il Sung
Excerpts from Leonid Brezhnev's speech at the CC CPSU Plenum on the morning of May 27, 1966, in which he discusses his visit to North Korea and meetings with Kim Il-Sung, as well as Soviet and North Korea relations with North Vietnam, China, and Japan.
June 20, 1966
Report on a Meeting between Enver Hoxha and DPRK Ambassador An Yong
Enver Hoxha meets with the North Korean Ambassador to Albania, An Yong, to discuss North Korea's foreign relations, Titoist and Khrushchevian revisionism, the communist movement, and bilateral relations.
September 07, 1966
Report on a Meeting between Enver Hoxha and DPRK Ambassador Baek Sunje
The transcript of the conversation notes North Korea's concerns about South Korea's increasing military size and the continued existence of the UN Commission for the Unification and Rehabilitation of Korea. Hoxha gives his support for the DPRK position.
September 08, 1966
Cable from the Yanbian Military District Party Committee, 'Implementing the Shenyang Military District's Opinion “Guidance on the Activities of Red Guards in the Border Area”'
With Red Guards stirring up trouble on the Sino-Korean bounder, authorities in Yanbian consider how to handle the situation.
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.
Information on the Korean Workers’ Party
A report summarizing the history of the Korean Workers' Party since the end of the Korean War, touching upon leadership within the Korean Workers' Party and North Korea's foreign relations and foreign policy.
October 20, 1966
Report, Embassy of Hungary in the Soviet Union to the Hungarian Foreign Ministry
The Hungarian Embassy reports on North Korea's relations with the Soviet Union and China and Japan's foreign relations.
December 01, 1966
Excerpts from the Record of a Conversation between Podgornyy and Kim Byeong-jik
The two diplomats discuss the Soviet-North Korean relationship and the diplomatic protocol involved in welcoming Kim Il Sung to Moscow.
December 02, 1966
First Secretary of the Soviet Embassy in North Korean Reports on Sino-Korean Relations in 1966
A. Borunkov evaluates Sino-North Korean relations in 1966, focusing on the divergences between China and North Korea over the Vietnam War, interpretations of Marxism-Leninism, and the Cultural Revolution.
December 12, 1966
Letter from GDR Embassy in the DPRK to State Secretary Hegen
Horst Brie reports on war preparations inside of North Korea.
December 30, 1966
Excerpts from a 30 December 1966 Memo of the Soviet Embassy to the DPRK (A. Borunkov) about Embassy Measures against Chinese Anti-Soviet Propaganda in the DPRK
A short note on the anti-Chinese propaganda in North Korea, which is done in a restricted manner.
Information about Development of Politics of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and of Czechoslovak – Korean Relations
Czech diplomats review the DPRK's foreign relations with Eastern Europe and Asia, especially the USSR, China, and Czechoslovakia.
January 16, 1967
Report on the Stance of the DPRK towards Albania
Albanian officials examine North Korea’s positions toward Albania and revisionism and emphasizes that the removal of Khrushchev led to an improvement of relations between the Soviet Union and North Korea.