August 27, 1945
Report from Cde. Yegnarov to Cde. Beria
Yegnarov reports on several successful Red Army military operations in the Ili District at the end of August, including Firsov's seizure of Chinese supply trucks and the forced retreat of a Chinese brigade by Leskin's cavalry brigade. He also notes a raid on Kobuk by Chinese aircraft, which killed four Soviet soldiers.
August 30, 1945
Record of Conversation between Soviet Ambassador in China Apollon Petrov and Zhou Enlai
Zhou Enlai discusses the agenda for upcoming talks with Chiang Kai-shek and the Chinese Nationalist Party.
September 05, 1945
Report from L. Beria to Cde. I.V. Stalin, V.M. Molotov, and Cde. G.M. Malenkov
Beria reports on the progress of the rebel movement in Xinjiang at the end of August, including information on the locations of the rebels' active operations, their armed forces, Chinese prisoners of war, and recent rebel casualties. He also describes the Chinese Armed Forces' likely responses to recent rebel advances in the Ili District.
September 15, 1945
The Situation in Xinjiang
The Central Committee of the CPSU reports that the rebels in the East Turkestan Republic (ETR), or northern Xinjiang, have requested that the Soviet Union mediate between the Chinese Nationalist Government and the ETR.
October 05, 1945
Record of Conversation between Soviet Ambassador in China Apollon Petrov and Zhou Enlai and Wang Ruofei
They discuss the results of negotiations with the Chinese Nationalist Party and Chiang Kai-shek's political and military position.
October 10, 1945
Record of Conversation between Soviet Ambassador in China Apollon Petrov and Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai and Wang Ruofei
Mao discusses negotiations with Chiang Kai-shek and the political and military position of the Chinese Nationalist Party.
November 03, 1945
Telegram from Cde. Yegnarov and Cde. Langvang to Cde. Beria
Yegnarov forwards to Stalin a letter from Alihan Tore Shakirjan, in which he describes Chinese oppression of the people in Eastern Turkestan and requests Soviet assistance with their "revolutionary struggle."
November 26, 1945
Cable No. 825/826 from Petrov in Chongqing on Anti-Soviet Campaign in Manchuria
Petrov reports on the anti-Soviet mood in Northeast China and elsewhere around the country.
November 27, 1945
Cable No. 832 from Petrov in Chongqing on Anti-Soviet Campaign in Manchuria
A Soviet diplomat describes "anti-Soviet" feeling in China.
February 19, 1946
Memorandum of Conversation of the Soviet Ambassador to China A.A. Petrov with the Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Shijie
Soviet Ambassaodr Petrov reports on a conversation with the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Shijie. Shijie raises concerns about disputes between the Soviet and Chinese administration over the withdrawl of Soviet troops from the region and the control of property seized from the Japanese during the war. Petrov also raises the issue of Anti-Soviet demonstrations and propaganda in China.
May 06, 1946
From the Diary of V.M. Molotov, Reception of the Chinese Ambassador to France, Jing Tai, on 6 May 1946 at 3:00 p.m. in the Soviet Embassy in Paris
The conversation is concerning the "German question" in terms of the conditions and aftermath of the surrender. PR China sees the negotiation on Germany as becoming an agreement that might apply similar to the question on the Japanese surrender. For this reason Jing Tai asks Molotov to allow China to take part in the negotiations on Germany. The trials of Japanese war criminals were also discussed.
June 04, 1946
Memorandum of Conversation, Soviet Ambassador to China A.A. Petrov with Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Shijie, 1 June 1946
Wang Shijie presented a draft of suggestions from the Chinese side about economic collaboration in Manchuria, as a proposal. This includes common mine excavations and the Chinese right to use Japanese enterprises in the former occupied Manchuria until the disagreement over the distribution of enemy property confiscated during the war was settled.
June 26, 1946
Letter from Cde. M. Suslov to Cde. A.A. Zhdanov
Cde. Suslov offers suggestions for Soviet policy toward the rebellion in northern Xinjiang and the East Turkestan Republic (ETR).
September 11, 1946
Cipher Message No. 145101 from Meretskov and Grushevoy with a Letter to Stalin from Residents of Dalian
October 19, 1946
Cable No. 35419 from Petrov in Nanjing on Arrest of Orthodox Archbishop
Petrov reports on the arrest of Archbishop Viktor and demands his immediate release.
Top Secret Documents on the China Situation
North Korean intelligence on events in the Chinese Civil War.
January 12, 1947
Record of a Conversation between Soviet Ambassador in China A. A. Petrov and General Zhang Zhizhong on 7 January 1947
Petrov and Zhang discuss Xinjiang-Soviet trade and the overall state of Sino-Soviet relations.
June 15, 1947
Cable, Stalin [Kuznetsov] to Mao Zedong [via Terebin]
Stalin, writing under the pseudonym “Fyodor Kuznetsov,” who was Stalin’s Chief of the GRU, tells “Terebin,” actually Soviet doctor and operative in Yan’an Andrei Orlov, to arrange a secret meeting in Moscow with Mao Zedong.
July 01, 1947
Cable, Stalin [Kuznetsov] to Mao Zedong [via Terebin]
Stalin, using the name of Chief of the GRU, Fyodor Kuznetsov, tells Terebin, actually Soviet operative in Yan'an Andrei Orlov, to delay Mao's secret visit to Moscow.
July 12, 1947
Letter from Ahmetjan Qasimi and Rahim Jan Sabri to Mr. Savel'yev, Consul General of the USSR in Urumqi
Ahmetjan Qasimi and a colleague asks for Stalin's and the Soviet Union's support in protecting the interests of Muslims in Xinjiang.