On the 1st of 1939, an editorial worker E. of the Tula magazine "Molodoi kommunar" argued amidst of his acquaintances: "In addition to Finland, also England has spoken about declaring war on the Soviet Union."
Head of the NKVD administration in Tula rayon
Head of the 2. department of UNKVD UGB in Tula rayon
Captain in the State security service
Senior lieutenant in the State security service
Source: Puuttuvat dokumentit (missing documents). University of Helsinki, Department of World Cultures, The Russian and East European Studies. Part of the book Tuntematon talvisota. Neuvostoliiton salaisen poliisin kansiot (The Unknown Winter War. The Files of the Soviet Secret Police.). (Ed. Timo Vihavainen and Andrei Sakharov. Edita, 2009) missing doc. nr. 47. This page translated from Finnish by Pauli Kruhse, 2011.
Finland in the Soviet foreign policy 1939-1940