The Khrushchev-Mao Conversations, 31 July - 3 August 1958 and 2 October 1959 by Vladislav M. Zubok***Le Duan and the Break with China introduction by Stein Tonnesson***Document: "Comrade B on the Plot of the Reactionary Chinese Clique Against Vietnam translated and annotated by Christopher E. Goscha***
CWIHP e-Dossier No. 14 contains documents from the Archive of the Foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation and the Hungarian State Archive, recently obtained and translated by the Korea Initiative of the Cold War International History Project.
CWHIP Working Paper No. 19
Or Rabinowitz examines Israeli PM Menachem Begin's 1979 letter to Margaret Thatcher regarding Pakistan's nuclear program.
NEW EVIDENCE ON THE BUILDING OF THE BERLIN WALL HOW THE EAST GERMAN REGIME PUSHED A RELUCTANT SOVIET LEADERSHIP INTO BUILDING THE WALL 40 YEARS AGO
The Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS), in cooperation with Cambridge University and the "Germany and the World in the Age of Glibalization" project, are pleased to announce a workshop to discuss current research on Cold War Germany from various thematic perspectives and to raise new questions on the societal impact of this global conflict. The workshop will be held at the FRIAS School of History in Germany from 19 September 2012 to 21 September 2012.
NKIDP e-Dossier No. 2, "North Korean Pilots in the Skies over Vietnam," is introduced Merle Pribbenow, a former CIA Vietnamese language specialist, and features two translated Vietnamese documents which provide details on North Korea's assistance to North Vietnam during the Vietnam War.
The Rosenberg Archive: A Historical Timeline is a timeline of events with links to relevant documents from The Vassiliev Notebooks. The release of notes taken in the KGB archives by Alexander Vassiliev makes it possible for the first time to draw a nearly complete picture of the recruitment, operations and exposure of the Rosenberg espionage ring. As the Rosenberg Archive makes clear, the Rosenberg case is probably the most well-documented major espionage case of the 20th century.