Extract from the Resolution of the 1958 Meeting of the Political Consultative CommitteeMar 1961
This summary presents the main results of a Warsaw Pact (WP) Political Consultative Committee (PCC) meeting on questions such as the balancing of the production plans of their respective defense sectors and mutual armament supplies. The PCC foresees the necessity to equip WP armies with reactive weapons and guided missiles to extend their fighting capability, and the need for further and real specialization of defense industries as well as the development of common and coordinated plans for the production, balance, and mutual exchange of armaments. COMECON is to take a coordinating role.
Collection: The 1961 Berlin Crisis
Language of Original Document: Russian
Number of Pages: 4
Cold War Period: 1960s
Document Source: Russian State Archive of Economics, Moscow
Call Number: 4372/79/792. pp. 123-126