ESTABLISHMENT OF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BETWEEN THE SOVIET UNION AND THE FINNISH DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
On December 1, 1939
On December 1st this year the chairman of the People's Government and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Finland Kuusinen addressed in presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR with the official statement for formation of the People's Government of Finland and suggested to establish diplomatic relations between the Finnish Democratic Republic and the Soviet Union.
The presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR decided to recognize the People's Government of Finland and to establish diplomatic relations between USSR and the Finnish Democratic Republic.
"Pravda" No. 333 (8018) from December 2, 1939.
[The higher party school at CPSU Central Committee.]
Foreign policy of the USSR. Collection of documents. T. IV. No. 378. Moscow — 1946. — Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. Documents of foreign policy. 1939. XXII:2. No. 825. Moscow: Mezhdunar. otrosheniya, 1992.
Finland in the
Soviet foreign policy 1939-1940