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Nikolay Trofimovich FEDORENKO

diplomat , sinologist

Nikolay FEDORENKO, USSR Lit. critic. USSR Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Japan 8. 1958; correep. member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1958. Order of Lenin. Member, Communist Party, since 1943.

Background

FEDORENKO, Nikolay was born on November 22, 1912 in Pyatigorsk, Stavropol. Son of Matrena and Trofim Fedorenko.

Education

1937 graduated Moscow Institute of Oriental Studies.

Career

1956 attended Soviet-Japanese negotiations on fishing in Far Eastern waters. 1956 attended Soviet-Indonesian negotiations on international situation and mutual relations. 1956 attended Soviet-Japanese negotiations on normalization of relations with Japan.

1957 attended SinoSov. negotiations. Since 1939 in USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs. 1950 counselor, USSR Embassy in China.

Head, 1st Far Eastern Department (China) and Collegium member, USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs. 1956-1958 USSR Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs. 1957-1958 senior associate, Institute of Chinese Studies, USSR Academy of Science.

Works

  • 35 books and over 250 articles on Chinese literature.

Religion

Religious moral codes pervert people outside their group as less moral. Thus, religion is socially divisive and its effect is harmful for society.

Politics

Member, Communist Party, since 1943.

Views

Strong communist party can create a new and better society with neither rich nor poor.

Membership

Policy Planning Board, Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1950-1955. USSR Academy, of Sciences since 1958. Accad. Fiorentina; Institute Sinologi, Tokyo.

Connections

Married Lilia Fedorenko in 1940.

father:
Matrena

mother:
Trofim Fedorenko

spouse:
Lilia Fedorenko