Intelligence reports:"The Bolshevik leaders here, most of whom are Jews and 90 percent of whom are returned exiles, care little for Russia or any other country but are internationalists and they are trying to start a world-wide social revolution."
- David Francis, American Ambassador
to Russia at the time of the Revolution
(Francis, D. R. (1921). Russia From the American Embassy. New York: C. Scribner's & Sons. p.214.)
British government report bluntly states that Jews control international Communism:" There is now definite evidence that Bolshevism is an international
movement controlled by Jews. "
(National Archives, Dept. of State Decimal File, 1910-1929, file 861.00/5067)
US Consul General Summers and US Consul Caldwell, had this to say:" Jews prominent in a local Soviet government, anti-Jewish feeling growing [...]"
(State Department document 861.00/1757; sent on 2 May 1918, from Moscow by US Consul General Summers.)
The first report, sent from Omsk on 1 March 1919, contains the following paragraph:" Fifty per cent of Soviet Government in each town consists of Jews of the worst type... "
(State Department document 861.00/2205; sent from Vladivostok on 5 July 1918, by US Consul Caldwell.)"[...] it is probably unwise to say this loudly in the United States but the Bolshevik movement is and has been since its beginning, guided and controlled by Russian Jews of the greasiest type... "
The second report, dated 9 June 1919, and sent from Vladivostok, said that in 1918 of the:"384 commissars there were 2 *******, 13 Russians, 15 Chinamen, 22 Armenians and more than 300 Jews. Of the latter number 264 had come to Russia from the United States since the downfall of the Imperial Government."
(US State Department document 861.00/2205)