Soviet KGB


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Noun1.Soviet KGB - formerly the predominant security police organization of Soviet RussiaSoviet KGB - formerly the predominant security police organization of Soviet Russia
Russian agency - an administrative agency of the Russian government
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Period drama The Americans is set during the 1980s during the Cold War and tells the story of Elizabeth, played by Keri Russell, and Philip Jennings, played by Rhys, who are Soviet KGB officers posing as an American married couple living in the suburbs of Washington DC.
In total, there are 16 spy cameras and about a dozen accessories, including a Soviet C-215 Surveillance Periscope used by the Soviet KGB and East German Stasi to look over walls and around corners.
Dissidents accused the Soviet KGB of being behind the killing.
The weapon used was partly developed by the Soviet KGB.
"You had the Soviet KGB and the East German Stasi against the American CIA, British MI6 and French DGSE.
Set in the early 1980s during the Cold War, The Americans is the story of Elizabeth (Keri Russell) and Philip Jennings (Matthew Rhys), two Soviet KGB officers posing as an American married couple living in the northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C., with their children Paige (Holly Taylor) and Henry (Keidrich Sellati) and their neighbor Stan Beeman (Noah Emmerich), an FBI agent working in counterintelligence.
According to the diaries of Ivan Serov, who ran the Soviet KGB from 1954 to 1958, Wallenberg was executed in a Soviet prison in 1947.
Such headlines echo the practices of Iran's security agencies as well as the Soviet KGB and its successors in today's Russia.
A reputed friend and former colleague of Putin from their days in the Soviet KGB, Ivanov had long been regarded as one of the Russian president's closest allies.
Russia could also become a sponsor of terrorist groups that target the West, as the Soviet KGB did during the Cold War.
Before 1978, DS agents, with the help of the Soviet KGB, made two attempts to assassinate Markov.
Clayton Lonetree was given a 30-year sentence, later reduced to 15 years, for giving the Soviet KGB the identities of CIA agents in the early 1980s.

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