Moscow. Grand Kremlin Palace. Participants of the meeting in the podium, hall. Present: I. V. Stalin, A. S. Shcherbakov, M. I. Kalinin, L. M. Kaganovich, A. I. Mikoyan, N. A. Voznesensky, V. M. Molotov, A. A. Andreev, S. M. Budyonny, G. M. Malenkov, G. M. Dimitrov, N. M. Shvernik, L. P. Beria, A. Lozovsky, K. I. Nikolaeva and others. AS Shcherbakov is speaking.