, Beria, Bulganin, and Khrushchev watched a movie with Stalin that evening, then drove to Kuntsevo for eating and drinking late into the night.
Political rivals Vyacheslav Molotov, Georgy Malenkov
, Vasily Stalin, Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrentiy Beria
, "Boiling and bubbling heat transfer between a gas-liquid system and a heat exchange element," Journal of Applied Chemistry of the USSR, vol.
Nevertheless, new Soviet Premier Georgi Malenkov
expressed hope of peaceful "coexistence and competition" during his address at Stalin's funeral.
Shortly afterwards internal fighting for power in the Soviet Union started: in mid-March 1953, Malenkov
resigned from the post of Secretary of the party and Khrushchev was promoted to the position of First Secretary of the party; in the summer of 1953, Beria was arrested and then killed; in February 1955, Malenkov
resigned from the post of Prime Minister, too, Nikolai Bulganin being appointed in his place.
In 1953, Georgy Malenkov
was named premier of the Soviet Union a day after the death of Josef Stalin.
M.I., Volov V.A., Guseva N.K., Lazarev E.A.
Nominal Soviet leader Georgi Malenkov
(supported by Stalin deputy Lavrentiy Beria) issued another call for peace, and the collective leadership brought back the seasoned V.M.
On the other side of the Iron Curtain, the Semipalatinsk success emboldened Georgy Malenkov
, Chief of the Soviet Missile Program.
In this period similar ideas were promoted by Beria and Malenkov
. Molotov's initiative, Roberts argues, was torpedoed by Khrushchev, who was intent on consolidating Soviet gains in Germany and in Eastern Europe.