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January 16, 1947
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Sanitized - Approved For Release : CIA-RDP82-00457R00 -'j' s. OPPTUfits ONLY CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE GROUP INTELLiGENCE REPORT COUNTRY France/Russia SUBJECT Soviet Activities in-France 25X1A6a ORIGIN 25X1X6 DATE: 25X1 X6 25X1 X6 INFO. DIST_ 2e February 1947 'AGES `; PPLEMENT In a last minute check of papers. French police asked passengers of the RUSSIA if they were leaving Prance of their own free will. Source reports that only five persons said that they were being taken to the 'USSR by force, Of these, three did not make the trip. The other two embarked after Soviet authorities threatened reprisals on their families In he USSR. Source adds that when the ship stopped at a foreign port on its trip from Marseille to Odessa, part of the crew and saw of the persons being repatriated fled he ship. 2, on board the RUSSIA, source reports, was the journalist, Roschine-Dneprov, Who said he was to be the Moscow correspondent for Des Nouvelles Russes. Since discontinuance of the paper about a rs o s year. Roschine is said to have joined the staff of Patriarch Alexis in Moscow. 3. The Soviet School for Russian Children in Paris (40 rue Saint Didier. Paris 16) follows a curriculum prescribed for schools in the Soviet Union, source reports. Soviet Patriot head- quarters provides lunches to encourage attendance, Jed Pantchenko, secretary in the Russian Embassy, gives courses there. 4. A.G. Abramov? Consul General of the USSR in France, is taking steps, according to source, to restore the enthusiasm of members of the Union of Soviet Patriots, where a "state of depression" has worried Soviet Embassy officials. Abramov will seek to do this by the Society of Friends of Soviet Russia, an inactive society founded after the Liberation. This docaal at coazt4 ", infOraat?caat CIA LIBRARY 3 ? t LcrF . d a ten w of -tt,,e cited S Rl tbin the sag of the ksp"'ge A Ues.C0 31 and 32.. as ate. Its .asii or the revelatiat pare.m laited b0- law.. Document No. NO CHANGE in Class. ^ ^ DECLASSIFIED Class. CHANGED T2j DDA Auth: D T: o S t y ' CONTROL U.S. OFFICIALS 014LY ed For Release : CIA-RDP82-00457R000300650007-4