The Spirit of Helsinki

August 1975
National Review;8/29/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 33, p919
Focuses on various political developments in the Soviet Union. Report that Soviet painter, Boris Mukhametsin, engaged to marry an American girl whom he met when she visited Leningrad several years ago, was sentenced to five years in an Arctic labor camp; Meeting between Czech President Gustav Husak and Leonid Brezhnev, general secretary of the Communist Party of Russia, for the implementation of principles of the Helsinki accord; Denial of Soviets on the application of U.S. journalist or multiple entry visas.


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