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  • June 11, 1960

    The Economy of the DPRK

    Turaginov reports on the development of the DPRK economy in comparison to the colonial period in the areas of industry, agriculture, and living standards of the population.

  • June 11, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 11 June 1960

    Kim Il Sung briefs Puzanov on the Korean Workers' Party's policy toward the recent turmoil in South Korea as well as North Korea's Seven-Year Plan.

  • June 12, 1960

    Report from the USSR Ambassador in the DPRK A. Puzanov to the USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs Cde. A.A. Gromyko

    Puzanov forwards a report concerning the specifics of the state and direction of economic development in the DPRK, from the point in which the first five-year plan is completed.

  • June 12, 1960

    The Economic and Political Situation of the DPRK

    The memorandum elaborates on the rapid economic growth and development in domestic policies in the DPRK after the Korean War.

  • June 13, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 13-19 June 1960

    The Soviet Ambassador provides a list of the Korean comrades who accompanied Kim Il Sung to Moscow to meet with Cde. N. S. Khrushchev.

  • June 13, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 13 June 1960

    On the flight from Pyongyang to Moscow, Kim Il Sung, Kim Chang-man, and A.M. Puzanov discuss the domestic situation of the DPRK and the situation in the South, including the uprising of the South Korean population against the dictatorship of Syngman Rhee.

  • June 13, 1960

    Report on SHAPE meeting

    Analysis by the Head of the Italian Delegation to the North Atlantic Council (Alessandrini) of SHAPE meeting chaired by Gen. Norstad to examine Western/Soviet missile balance.

  • June 13, 1960

    Report on SHAPE meeting

    Analysis by the Head of the Italian Delegation to the North Atlantic Council (Alessandrini) of SHAPE meeting chaired by Gen. Norstad to examine Western/Soviet missile balance.

  • June 14, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 14 June 1960

    Kim Il Sung talks about the economic and political situation in the DPRK and presented his requests on economic issue during a meeting with CPSU CC Presidium members.

  • June 15, 1960

    Proposal from D. Ustinov et al to the CPSU CC on Cosmonaut Training Center

    Proposal to the Central Committee from industrial leaders and the scientific community on creating a cosmonaut training center and establishing regulations on the professional activities of cosmonauts.

  • June 15, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 15 June 1960

    Khrushchev gives Kim Il Sung a copy of Mao Zedong's statements stemming from the 1956 August Incident and the joint Sino-Soviet intervention.

  • June 16, 1960

    Memorandum by the Chairman of the Committee for State Security on Disruption of Soviet Missiles

    Shelepin reports on intelligence claiming that US scientists have developed a method to disrupt the guidance of Soviet missiles during launch.

  • June 16, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 16 June 1960

    Kim Il Sung expressed indignation toward Mao Zedong after reading a statement alleging that Kim Il Sung is a traitor to the communist cause.

  • June 16, 1960

    Report of the Governmental Delegation Visiting Argentina and Cuba

    The document includes excerpts from a Bulgarian delegation's report on their visit to Latin America in 1960. The excerpt covers the delegation's visit to Cuba. Avramova and Agnelov report Cuba's desire to establish diplomatic and cultural relations with Bulgaria. Cuba's interest paramountly involve trade. Avramova and Angelov summarize meetings with important government officials, particulalry Ernesto Guevara, head of the National Bank, and Raul Castro, Minister of Armed Forces. Topics include: the development of the revolution against the Batista government, post-Batista power struggles, geographical fatalism and US influence, Cuba's challenges (e.g. illiteracy, the lack of specialists), land and agricultural reform, construction, industrialization. The delegation recommends the establishment of official relations with Cuba and an invitation for Raul Castro to visit Bulgaria.

  • June 17, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 17 June 1960

    Kim Il Sung meets with Khrushchev, and Kim Il Sung and Puzanov discuss the chedule of Khrushchev's visit to the DPRK.

  • June 17, 1960

    Excerpts from V.P. Tkachenko 'The Korean Peninsula and Russia's Interests'

    A compilation of conversations between various officials from the USSR and DPRK in terms of the USSR-DPRK treaty and its implications on the US-ROK relationship.

  • June 18, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 18 June 1960

    Kim Il Sung repeatedly expresses his satisfaction and gratitude for the conversation with N.S. Khrushchev. He then goes on criticizing Mao Zedong and Chinese party leaders.

  • June 18, 1960

    Letter from Elias Sarkis

  • June 21, 1960

    Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 21 June 1960

    Puzanov reports on a meeting with Choe Yong-geon, noting that Choe was recently "awarded the title of Hero of Labor of the DPRK."

  • June 21, 1960

    Polish Diplomat's Notes on the Situation in the Far East

    Kowalczyk's review of the situations in Taiwan including increased US presence and construction of US ports and Thailand being equipped by US army and used as a base for US planes.