The first assault, by and large has been a success. In a few places the Finns have resisted, but they are being pushed back. The NKVD Destruction units have been busy already, no less than 100 traitors to the Motherland have recieved the people's justice and I have approved the Commisars order to leave the bodies hanging as a message to any other Finns foolish enough to resist our liberation of them.
Rautjavi was the first town to fall, not a shot fired. The local Communists made themselves known and have greatly eased our passage. Laikko fell after brief fighting and scores of villages along the border have been returned to the Motherland.
Nothing of any real importance has not yet been taken and my comprehensive plan as yet remains intac