Polish Record of Soviet alliance Meeting in Moscow, February 1980
Discusses the growing aggression seen in China and the effects of its closer relationship with the United States.
March 04, 1980
CPSU CC Directive to Soviet Ambassadors in Communist Countries, Instructions 'About the China Question'
Instructions to Soviet ambassadors on dealing with China's outreach to socialist countries in the eastern bloc, outlining a series of steps for Soviet ambassadors to follow which would
foster skepticism about China’s intentions and thwart efforts by Chinese representatives to make wide-ranging contacts in these states. The directive notes China’s hostility to Vietnam, Cuba, Laos, and Mongolia and contrasts this with its development of extensive relations with Romania, Yugoslavia, and North Korea.
East German Report on the Eleventh Interkit Meeting in Poland, June 1980
Report from the East German representatives on the 11th Interkit meeting held in Poland. This was the first meeting attended by the Vietnamese.
October 02, 1980
CPSU CC Politburo Directive to Soviet Ambassadors and Representatives, 'Carrying Out Additional Measures to Counter American-Chinese Military Cooperation'
Instructions to Soviet ambassadors discussing the growing military cooperation between China and the United States.
November 10, 1980
Hungarian Report on 'Economic Interkit' Meeting in Bulgaria, October 1980
Reports on a meeting that took place in Bulgaria regarding cooperative measures to be taken in regards to the People’s Republic of China. It notes that China has reduced the number of items it seeks to import, and is hinting that it will continue to do so in the future, as well. The Soviets, however, would like to keep trade and even technological and scientific informational trade at the same level that it is at now.
December 11, 1980
Secret Telegram No. 3267/IV - From Beijing to Warsaw
Czyrek reports that he is going to release an official remark in Poland in order to divert a “wedge” that China is trying to create between the Soviet Union and Poland.
December 18, 1980
Secret Telegram No. 3638/IV - From Moscow to Warsaw
Notes that the Chinese are pretending to sympathize with the Soviets, but are really trying to take advantage of the situation in Poland.
November 16, 1981
Sino-Soviet Trade, 1981
Mongolian embassy official and Deputy Head of the USSR MFA meet to discuss Sino-Soviet relations. The latter notes that the Chinese have not had a change in their attitude or policy, so no positive changes can be expected. Issues related to trade, both physical, technical and scientific, are discussed.
January 25, 1982
Cable from the Embassy of the Hungarian People's Republic to China, 'Some New Phenomena in the Chinese Pursuit to Differentiate Socialist Countries'
Soviet bloc diplomats respond to a report on China's foreign policy and strategy to move closer to Soviet allies.
January 25, 1982
Appendix to 'Some New Phenomena in the Chinese Pursuit to Differentiate Socialist Countries'
Summary of Chinese foreign relations with socialist countries and anti-Soviet policy.
May 12, 1982
CPSU Memorandum, 'The Position of the PRC on Afghanistan'
Report describing China's subversive actions against the Soviet occupation in Afghanistan.
June 08, 1982
The State of Foreign Policy
Discusses issues related to upholding Sino-Soviet relations, to maintaining an active foreign policy with socialist and capitalist countries, and touching on issues related to various socialist countries at the time.
June 09, 1982
Conversation between Soviet Foreign Ministry Official Mikhail S. Kapitsa and Deputy Foreign Minister of Mongolia D. Yondon
Record of conversation between Mikhail S. Kapitsa, the head of the First Far Eastern Department of the Soviet Foreign Ministry, and D. Yondon, First Deputy Foreign Minister of the Mongolian People's Republic. They discuss foreign relations with China, Japan and North Korea. They also discuss the current situation in Vietnam, India and Pakistan, and Afghanistan.
July 07, 1982
Cable from Hungarian Ambassador regarding Talk with Soviet China Expert Oleg Rakhmanin
Short summary of a conversation between the Hungarian ambassador to Moscow and Oleg Rakhmanin on China and its possible attempts to split the Eastern bloc countries, especially its warming relations with East Germany.
December 14, 1983
Cable from Géza Kótai, 'Report on the China Consultation of CC International Departments of Fraternal Parties of Ten Socialist Countries'
Report on annual Interkit meeting to coordinate Soviet bloc analysis of and policy towards China.
December 27, 1983
Cable from Géza Kótai, 'Protocol of the China-Consultation of Representatives of CC International Departments of the Ten Fraternal Parties Held on 6-7 December 1983 in Prague'
Summary report produced by an annual Interkit meeting to coordinate Soviet bloc analysis of and policy towards China.
March 24, 1984
Cable from Ambassador Katori to the Foreign Minister, 'Prime Minister Visit to China (Summit Meeting – International Affairs)'
Nakasone and Zhao Ziyang review Chinese and Japanese views on the Soviet Union's military build up and the Cambodian issue.
March 25, 1984
Cable from Ambassador Katori to the Foreign Minister, 'Prime Minster Visit to China (Conversation with Chairman Deng Xiaoping)'
Deng and Nakasone briefly exchange views on the Soviet Union and its military build up in Mongolia.
March 25, 1984
Cable from Ambassador Katori to the Foreign Minister, 'Prime Minster Visit to China (Foreign Ministers’ Discussion – Relations with the Soviet Union)'
Foreign Ministers Wu Xueqian and Abe Shintaro exchange views on the Soviet Union and its policies toward China and Japan.
March 25, 1984
Cable from Ambassador Katori to the Foreign Minister, 'Prime Minister Visit to China (Conversation with General Secretary Hu Yaobang)'
Hu Yaobang and Nakasone Yasuhiro exchange views on the Soviet Union, the Korean Peninsula, and Sino-Japanese relations.