Federal Security Service

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Noun1.Federal Security Service - the internal counterintelligence agency of the Russian Federation and successor to the Soviet KGB; formerly led by Vladimir Putin
Russian agency - an administrative agency of the Russian government
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The system of control points (points) and the order of their passage are approved by the order of the Federal Security Service of Russia and the Federal Fishery Agency of February 15, 2010 No.
The Federal Security Service recently thwarted another attempted terror attack," the head of state said at a meeting with the military personnel who took part in the operation in Syria.
The Federal Security Service asked the Russian and international community for assistance in search for the terrorists.
After the dissolution of the USSR, the KGB was split into the Federal Security Service and the Foreign Intelligence Service of the Russian Federation.
Washington, May 24( ANI ): Ex-KGB Major General Oleg Kalugin has reportedly claimed that former NSA contractor Edward Snowden is currently working as a consultant or technical advisor for Russia's Federal Security Service.
To recall, subdivisions of the border protection of the Russian Federal Security Service in Armenia have been protecting the
Member of a terrorist organization Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami, planned to commit a terrorist attack in Stavropol during May holidays in 2013, the Russian Federal Security Service reported.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Russian border guards have detained a foreign fishing vessel suspected of poaching off the country's east coast, the Federal Security Service (FSB) said Tuesday.
The Federal Security Service, the KGB's main successor, said that Lt Col Vladimir Nesterets had pleaded guilty to charges of passing classified data about missile tests to the CIA for money.
Alexander Bortnikov, head of the FSB federal security service, declared that relatives of a woman who was killed
When the Soviet Union collapsed, the KGB's domestic security beat was turned over to the innocuous-sounding Federal Security Service (FSB).
Federal prosecutors Charles Gorder and Chris Cardani met with agents from Russia's Federal Security Service in December and gave them copies of computer hard drives from Al Haramain, the Oregonian daily reported.

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