Committee for State Security

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Noun1.Committee for State Security - formerly the predominant security police organization of Soviet RussiaCommittee for State Security - formerly the predominant security police organization of Soviet Russia
Russian agency - an administrative agency of the Russian government
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In preparing his biography of Lee, Bradley consulted his personal papers, declassified documents, papers from Congressional hearings, and the eight notebooks of Alexander Vassiliev, a former Committee of State Security (KGB) officer.
In Turkmenistan, activities of all non-government printing houses were suspended from July 1 to 10, and following an informal order, officers of the Committee of State Security and of the tax inspectorate checked all enterprises which produce printed materials, and press accreditation has become more difficult and lengthy because it now requires clearance from not only from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the presidential press service but also from the Committee of National Security.
In neutral Switzerland, of all places, the CIA has now allied itself with the notorious Soviet Committee of State Security, better known as the KGB, in a joint conspiracy of terror and coercion.

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