The “Polish question” in Soviet-German relations in the second half of the 1920s (based on the materials of the USSR consulate in Königsberg)
On the basis of earlier unknown documents of the Soviet consulate in Königsberg retrieved from the Archive of the Foreign Policy of the Russian Federation, the author analyses relations between the USSR and Germany in 1925—1930. The author focuses on the role of the “Polish question”, which largely affected the nature of bilateral relations. The consulate documents indicate that Soviet diplomacy aspired to exploit the differences between Poland ...
The position of international community on the restoration of independence of the Baltic States
... politics. The scientific and practical significance of the article lies in a scientific evaluation of the Soviet-Baltic relations in 1989—1991. This study can help understand the mechanisms of formulation of foreign policy by the USA, Germany, and the USSR, as well as the practice of political interaction between these countries and the Baltic States. The materials and conclusions of this article can be used for further research on the foreign policies of the USA, Germany, the USSR, and the Baltic ...
The development of a 1946 draft decree of the USSR Council of Ministers on populating the agricultural areas of the Kaliningrad region
This article examines the development of draft resolutions of the USSR Council of Ministers “On the Priority Measures for the Population of Districts and the Development of Agriculture in the Kaliningrad Region.” The author considers the reasons behind a reduction in financial benefits and food support for settlers ...
The “illegal” branch of the Russian national patriotic opposition in the USSR: the case of the All-Russian Social-Christian Union for the Liberation of the People
... Liberation of the People, which operated in the Soviet Union in the 1960s. The author examines the ideological basis, program, composition, and structure of the Union and describes the role of the organization in Russian national-patriotic opposition in the USSR.
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2. ВСХСОН : материалы суда и программа. Франкфурт-на-Майне, 1976.
3. Бородин Л.И. Без ...
"Politically purposeful, ideologically informative and literary correct local programmes": the news agenda of the Kaliningrad region in 1947
... were taking place in the whole state and by using the categories “our homeland” and “our country”. The press emphasised that residents of the Kaliningrad region were a part of the Soviet people and along with the rest of the citizens of the USSR were involved in the overall development of the country. At the same time, the high rate of emigration from the region in the post-war years suggests that the work of the local media could not mask the problems that existed.
Davidenko A. A....
The issues of the post-war demobilization of military officers (1945—1948)
The article analyses demobilization of officers of the USSR armed forces after the Great Patriotic war in 1945—1948. Six mobilization rounds were carried out to reduce the size of the Armed Forces during this period, and more than 1.3 million officers were dismissed. The original idea was to retain the ...
State archive institutions in Russia as part of the party and public administration in the 1960-1980s
This article addresses the problem of development of state archive institutions in Russian in the period of developed socialism in the USSR. It is shown that, despite certain professional achievements, Russian state archives were faced with unfavourable conditions explained by the ideological and political requirements of the Soviet party and state mechanism. The issue of the inequality ...
The interaction between Lithuania and the USSR in 1920: disputable aspects
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Mankevich M. A.
Lithuania, USSR, Poland, international relations, Soviet-Polish war, neutrality, Vilnius issue, Moscow Peace Treaty.
The Vilnius issue in international relations: the historiography of the problem
... parlamentinė patirtis: sprendimų politika, tikslai, aplinkybės [1920—1922 years of Parliamentary experience: policy decisions, objectives, circumstances], Vilnius,
41. Butkus, Z. 1999, The diplomatic cooperation between Germany and the USSR in the Baltic States in 1920—1940, Lithuanian Foreign Policy Review, no. 3, available at: http://www.lfpr.lt/uploads/File/1999-3/Butkus. pdf (accessed 25 February 2012).
Lithuania, Poland, USSR,...
Achievements and challenges in the Kaliningrad healthcare system during “real socialism”
... indicators of provision of medical workers in the region, a closer connection between rural and urban healthcare and a younger average age of the population.
Kaliningrad region, medicine, morbidity, oncology, public healthcare, USSR