50.0 Chronology of Trials (Summer 1978)

No 50 : November 1978 MAY 15-18   Yury Orlov 15-19   The Trial of Zviad Gamsakhurdia and Merab Kostava (Tbilisi) JUNE 21        Ida Nudel 21        Vladimir Slepak 28        Iosif Begun JULY 10-13   The Trial of Alexander Ginzburg (Kaluga) 10-14   The Trial of Anatoly Shcharansky 10-13   Viktoras Petkus (Vilnius) 17-20   Lev Lukyanenko (Chernigov Region) 26        Maria Slepak…

31.17 An appeal to the Politburo

No 31 : 17 May 1974 A letter-appeal by the Crimean Tatar people to the Politburo of the Party Central Committee in connection with the 50th anniversary of the formation of the USSR (1972, 8 pages). After mentioning the “great upsurge” and “unprecedented flowering” of economics and culture in the USSR and describing the life…