This Southern Africa Record contains the following texts: •USSR—Foreign Policy and Southern Africa -Extracts from M.S. Gorbachev’s 25 February 1986 landmark address to the 27th Congress of the CPSU. -Extracts from M.S. Gorbachev’s 2 November 1987 address on the 70th Anniversary of the October Revolution. •Commonwealth and South Africa: Concluding statements by the Commonwealth Committee of Foreign Ministers on Southern Africa; Lusaka 1-2 February 1988. •South Africa and Switzerland: Extracts from speech by Defence Minister Magnus Malan delivered to the Swiss South Africa Association: Zurich, 6 December 1987. •Zimbabwe: President Robert Magabe’s inaugural speech in Harare, 31 December 1987