Information subsequent to information contained in Response to Information Request SUN8982 of 19 July 1991 on ethnic Germans before the dissolution of the Soviet Union [SUN10608]

Please find attached reports from Helsinki Watch and The Los Angeles Times which provide information on this topic. In addition, please consult the Indexed Media Review available at Regional Documentation Centres and the attachments to Response to Information Request DEU10659 of 9 April 1992 which provide further references to the situation of ethnic Germans in the Soviet Union before its dissolution.


Helsinki Watch. September 1991. "Punished Peoples" of the Soviet Union: The Continuing Legacy of Stalin's Deportations. New York: Human Rights Watch.

The Los Angeles Times. 9 November 1991. Home Edition. Tyler Marshall. "The Fatherland Beckons to Ethnic Germans Throughout Eastern Europe..."