Gareth Jones

[bas relief by Oleh Lesiuk]



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Complete Soviet Articles & Background Information


Précis of Gareth's Soviet Famine Articles


All Published Articles




Tell Them We Are Starving




Eyewitness to the Holodomor



More Than Grain of Truth



Manchukuo Incident





'Are you Listening NYT?'  U.N. Speech - Nov 2009


Gareth Recognised at Cambridge - Nov 2009


Reporter and the Genocide - Rome, March 2009


Order of Freedom Award -Nov 2008


Premiere of 'The Living' Documentary Kyiv - Nov 2008


Gareth Jones 'Famine' Diaries - Chicago 2008


Aberystwyth Memorial Plaque 2006





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Gareth Jones 1933 Soviet Diary 1 - Part 1

These are unedited diary notes of his trip to Moscow & Ukraine in March 1933- in which he interviews several journalists,  Finance Commissar Grinko, draft Newspaper articles as well as his off-limits unescorted foray in Ukraine during the height of the famine.

Gareth was as was his nature, was very frugal with paper and frequently jumps between using the first two1993 diaries - for a chronological sequence please cross reference with the PowerPoint Diary presentation linked on the left of every page.

Click of the thumbnails below - to see larger pictures and navigate using the arrow buttons.

For an Adobe Acrobat PDF version of the above 1933 Diary 1 -Part 1 CLICK HERE


1a - [upside down reverse of diary]

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