22.7 Appeals in Defence of Human Rights

No 22 : 10 November 1971 [1] On 24 October Pyotr Yakir addressed a letter to G. Pompidou and L. I. Brezhnev, [28] expressing his belief that the Paris talks would lead to further progress in the consolidation of peace on earth and in relations between France and the USSR. Yakir then expresses his opinion…

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…