September 21, 1990
Letter, V. M. Falin to M. S. Gorbachev
Chairman of International Department V. M. Falin writes to Gorbachev about changes in the structure and organization of the Soviet political system and communist party.
October 02, 1990
National Intelligence Daily for Tuesday, 2 October 1990
The CIA’s National Intelligence Daily for 2 October 1990 describes the latest developments in Iraq, Kuwait, Yugoslavia, Angola, the Soviet Union, Liberia and Thailand.
October 03, 1990
Bush-Kohl Telephone Conversation on the Situation in Germany
Telephone conversation between President George H. W. Bush and German Chancellor Helmut Kohl on the situation in Germany.
October 06, 1990
Correspondence between the MIC and the Petro Chemical Group Regarding a Letter from A.Q. Khan Offering Assistance in Developing Iraq’s Nuclear Weapons Program
Pakistani scientist 'Abd-el-Qadeer Khan offers to help Iraq establish a project to enrich Uranium and manufacture a nuclear weapon.
October 19, 1990
Telegram by Permanent Representative to NATO Fulci to Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 'Transfer to Crotone of the 401st Formation of US Air Force'
Short telegram in which Fulci reports his conversation with his US counterpart about the recent decision on the Crotone airbase. Taft described the episode as a "parliamentary ambush" and reiterated the US administration's determination to do everything possible to safeguard the strategically important project.
October 26, 1990
Record of Conversation between M. S. Gorbachev and the Chairman of the Spanish Government, Felipe González in Madrid
Gorbachev and Gonzalez discuss the positive improvement of East-West relations and the changes happening in the Soviet republics.
October 26, 1990
National Intelligence Daily for Friday, 26 October 1990
The CIA’s National Intelligence Daily for 26 October 1990 describes the latest developments in Iran, Kuwait, the Soviet Union, Lebanon, Pakistan, New Zealand and Gulf States.
October 29, 1990
Record of a Conversation Between M. S. Gorbachev and President of France, F. Mitterrand
Record of conversation between Mikhail Gorbachev and Francois Mitterrand, on the subject of Saddam Hussein and his invasion of Kuwait. Both leaders stress the importance of avoiding military conflict and the necessity of a united front for the permanent members of the UN Security Council in order to achieve this. Mitterrand notes his apprehension over the US perception of UN Charter Article 51 and the possibility US initiation of hostilities.
November 04, 1990
Telegram by Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Perlot) to Permanent Representative to NATO, 'Review of the Alliance -
The European dimension of security and the safeguard of NATO'
Enzo Perlot describes the Italian position vis-à-vis the evolution of NATO and the European Union. He predicts strengthening of the European pillar, together with incresing responsibilities.
November 08, 1990
Record of a Conversation between M. S. Gorbachev and the US Secretary of State, J. Baker in Moscow
Baker and Gorbachev discuss public opinion of the recent improvement in relations between the Soviet Union and the United States, as well as Saddam Hussein's recent invasion of Kuwait.
November 09, 1990
Record of a Conversation between M.S. Gorbachev and Federal Chancellor Helmut Kohl in Bonn
Kohl expresses concerns about Gorbachev's control over the situation in the Soviet Union and offers his support. The two then discuss the recent invasion of Kuwait by Iraq.
November 12, 1990
Statement by the Honorary Chairman of the SPD, Brandt, about his discussions in Baghdad
Willy Brandt's statement on the Gulf Crisis issue, includes his strong belief in the non-military solution efforts; however Brant makes it clear in his statement that he has no intentions to become a mediator in the crisis, but only serve as an advisor.
November 19, 1990
Record of a Conversation between M.S. Gorbachev and the General Secretary of the UN J. Pérez de Cuéllar in Paris (excerpt)
Excerpt from a conversation between Gorbachev and Pérez de Cuéllar on the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.
November 19, 1990
Record of a Conversation between M. S. Gorbachev and President of the US George Bush in Paris
Gorbachev and Bush discuss options for responding to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.
November 20, 1990
Record of Conversation between M. S. Gorbachev and British Prime Minister M. Thatcher
Gorbachev and Thatcher discuss the potential response through the UN to Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait.
November 21, 1990
Record of Conversation between M. S. Gorbachev and Canadian Prime Minister B. Mulroney in Paris
Gorbachev and Mulroney discuss the potential response through the UN to Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait.
November 27, 1990
Record of Conversation between M. S. Gorbachev and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia, S. Al Faisal
Gorbachev and Al Faisal discuss ongoing crisis caused by the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.
December 01, 1990
National Intelligence Daily for Friday, 1 December 1989
The CIA’s National Intelligence Daily for Friday, 1 December 1989 describes the latest developments in Eastern Europe, USSR, Taiwan, Italy, Iran and Bulgaria.
December 29, 1990
National Intelligence Daily for Saturday, 29 December 1990
The CIA’s National Intelligence Daily for 29 December 1990 describes the latest developments in Iraq, Kuwait, Yemen, the Soviet Union, Poland, Lebanon, and Eastern Europe.
South African Department of Foreign Affairs, 'South Africa's Position Regarding Entry into the KSV'