Report by the CC of the CPSU on Talks Between Zhou Enlai and Walter Scheel27 Nov 1972
These statements by the Central Committee (CC) of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU) concern talks between Chinese Premier Zhou Enlai and West German Foreign Minister Walter Scheel. The CC assesses the improvement of relations between China and West Germany as adverse to the interests of East Germany and of Socialism. China is criticized for not supporting the idea of a European conference on security and cooperation and for sustaining the role of organizations such as the European Economic Community and NATO. The CC expresses disagreement with Chinas abstention from the disarmament process and with its position within the UN.
Collection: China and Eastern Europe
Origin (Agency): Central Committee of the Soviet Communist Party
Language of Original Document: German
Number of Pages: 31
Cold War Period: 1970s
Persons: Zhou Enlai, Sheel, Mao Zedong