February 03, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 100319, Feng Xi [Stalin] to Razuvaev
Stalin clarifies that his previous telegram of 30 January was not an order, but a proposal to discuss options with Korea.
June 07, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 3446, Filippov [Stalin] to Krasovsky, for Cde. Mao Zedong
Telegram from Stalin telling Mao that he is ready to receive Gao Gang and Kim Il Sung.
June 13, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 3557, Filippov [Stalin] to Roshchin
Telegram from Stalin to Mao summarizing his discussions with Kim Il Sung and Gao Gang on the issues of military advisors, air force training and assistance, and the implications of a potential armistice.
June 26, 1951
Letter, Kim Il Sung to Comrade Stalin I.V.
Letter from Kim Il Sung to Stalin informing him of lead shipments from the DPRK to the Soviet Union and China.
June 30, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 3917, Filippov [Stalin] to Krasovsky, for Cde. Mao Zedong
Telegram from Stalin to Mao advising how to reply to the American request for armistice negotiations.
July 01, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 501869, Razuvaev to Shtemenko
Telegram from Razuvaev to Shtemenko requesting orders and advice for Kim Il Sung on the imminent armistice talks and the terms to be adopted there.
July 03, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 21405, Mao Zedong to Cde. Filippov [Stalin]
Mao Zedong writes Stalin on the Chinese position for a ceasefire in the Korean War which the Chinese side will propose at an upcoming meeting with the UN negotiators. Mao asks Stalin for his opinion on the Chinese position.
September 08, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 23703, Mao Zedong to Filippov [Stalin]
Mao asks for more Soviet advisers for Chinese troops in Korea.
October 17, 1951
Ciphered Telegram from Razuvaev to Vasilevsky
Razuvaev reports the DPRK's request of the Soviet Union to produce weapons for three divisions, produce 1000 cars, and to produce TU-2 aircrafts.
November 03, 1951
CPSU Central Committee Politburo Decision with Telegram for Stalin
Decision to approve the request of the government of the DPRK to manufacture and supply to Korea 89,000 orders (a type of military medal), 300,100 medals, and 100 copies of the charter for the Korean Hammer and Sickle medal, and to approve the draft on the matter mentioned in the first paragraph of this resolution.
November 14, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 25902 from Beijing, Mao Zedong to Cde. Filippov [Stalin]
Mao writes to Stalin of the ongoing armistice negotiations concerning Korea, specifically the proposed demarcation line (38th parallel). Mao also writes about monitoring, the exchange of prisoners of war, and economic considerations within China.
November 19, 1951
Soviet Politburo Decision with Approved Message from Gromyko to Razuvaev
Telegram from Gromyko to Razuvaev requiring more clear explanation about the earlier inquiry regarding Korean situation.
November 20, 1951
Gromyko to G.M. Malenkov, attaching draft telegram to Razuvaev
Telegram from from Gromkyo to Malenkov asking for a review of a draft telegram to the Soviet Ambassador to the DPRK, Razuvaev. The draft chastises Razuvaev for permitting the North Koreans to make an appeal before the UN without first consulting the Soviet Union or China.
November 21, 1951
Ciphered Telegram No. 26044, Gromyko to Razuvaev
Telegram from Gromyko to Razuvaev instructing him to explain to the Chinese and Koreans the reasoning behind Vyshinsky's demand that the demarcation line be established at the 38th parallel rather than at the present front line.
January 31, 1952
Ciphered Telegram No. 16008 from Beijing, Mao Zedong to Cde. Filippov [Stalin]
Mao asks Stalin advice and instructions concerning issues raised during negotiations, particularly the establishment of a monitoring organ comprised of officials from neutral countries.
April 14, 1952
VKP(b) CC Politburo decision with approved message from Stalin to Kim Il Sung
Telegram from Stalin to Kim Il Sung asking whether the latter wants wheat flour in response to a shortage of bread in North Korea.
April 16, 1952
Ciphered Telegram No. 501587, Babkin to Shtemenko, transmitting letter of Kim Il Sung to Comrade I.V. Stalin
Telegram from Kim Il Sung to Stalin confirming that he would accept Stalin's offer to send 50,000 tons of bread.
July 17, 1952
Ciphered telegram, Filippov (Stalin) to Mao Zedong
Telegram from Stalin to Mao expressing his and Kim Il Sung's agreement with Mao's bargaining position at the armistice talks.
August 20, 1952
Minutes of Conversation between I.V. Stalin and Zhou Enlai
Conversation between Stalin and Zhou Enlai concerning the extension of the Port Arthur agreement, the construction of a Sino-Mongolian railroad to the Soviet Union, and the situation in Korea. On the issue of Korea, they discussed sending arms shipments to China and Chinese arms production; the possibility of a Chinese offensive in Korea; and the return of POWs. Stalin reaffirmed his commitment to assisting China in the war in Korea.
September 02, 1952
Report, Zhou Enlai to the Chairman [Mao Zedong] and the Central Committee
Zhou Enlai and Peng Dehuai try to persuade Kim Il Sung to fight until the United States proposes negotiations.