15.12 Additions and Corrections to Chronicle No. 14

No 15 : 31 August 1970 [1] “The Soviet press on the persecution of dissenters” section. The newspaper report from Riga contains an error: for Misulovich read Misudovin. [2] In the report of the trial of Zaitsev the defence counsel Kheifits was called the Procurator [in some copies of the Chronicle, but not that received…

15.11 Samizdat update

No 15 : 31 August 1970 1. “An Open Letter to Mikis Theodorakis” from Roald Mukhamedyarov, a Moscow worker Pointing out the continuing repressions of a political nature in the USSR and instances of “the grossest violation of the most elementary human rights in our country”, the author urges Theodorakis to protest against the violation…