Ilmar IVERT, USSR Journalist. Editor, Latvia newspaper “Cina”, since 1960; member and candidate Bureau member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Latvia, since 1960; Chairman, Latvia Union of Journalists, since 1960; Secretary, USSR Union of Journalists, since 1961. Badge of Honor, 1958.
1958-1959 special Latvia corresponding, “Pravda”. 1960 accompanied Khrushchev to France.