Historical Dictionary of Russian and Soviet Intelligence

Editor: Pringle, Robert W.
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-4422-5317-9
Category: History - World history
Book Status: Available
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This second edition of Historical Dictionary of Russian and Soviet Intelligence is the only volume that lays out how Russian and Soviet intelligence works and how its operations have impacted Russian history. It covers Russian intelligence from the imperial period to the present focusing in greatest detail on Cold War espionage cases and the Putin-era intelligence community.

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  • A
  • ABAKUMOV, VIKTOR SEMENOVICH (1908–1954)
  • ABEL, RUDOLPH IVANOVICH (1902–1955)
  • ABRAMOV, IVAN PAVLOVICH
  • ACTIVE MEASURES
  • ADAMS, ARTHUR ALEKSANDROVICH (1885–1969)
  • ADMINISTRATION FOR SPECIAL TASKS
  • ADMINISTRATIVE ORGANS DEPARTMENT (AOD)
  • AFGHANISTAN
  • AGABEKOV, GEORGE [GEORGI SERGEEVICH ARTUNYAN] (1896–1937)
  • AGAYANTS, IVAN IVANOVICH (1911–1968)
  • AGRANOV, YAKOV SAMULOVICH (1893–1938)
  • AKHMATOVA, ANNA (1889–1966)
  • AKHMEDOV, ISMAIL GUSSEYNOVICH (1904–?)
  • AKHMEROV, ISHAK ABDULOVICH (1901–1976)
  • ALFA (ALPHA)
  • AMERASIA CASE
  • AMES, ALDRICH (1941–)
  • AMTORG
  • ANALYSIS
  • ANDROPOV, YURI VLADIMIROVICH (1914–1984)
  • ANDROPOV INSTITUTE
  • ANKETA
  • ANTI-FASCIST COMMITTEE
  • ANTIPARTY GROUP
  • ANTIRELIGIOUS CAMPAIGNS
  • ANTONOVOV-OVSEYENKO, ANTON VLADIMIROVICH (1920–2013)
  • APRESYAN, STEPAN ZAKHAROVICH (1914–1990)
  • ARMS CONTROL INTELLIGENCE
  • ARTEMIEV, PAVEL ARTEMEVICH (1897–1979)
  • ARTUZOV [FRAUCHI], ARTUR KHRISTYANOVICH (1891–1937)
  • ASSASSINATION
  • AUGUST PUTSCH OF 1991
  • AVIATORS’ AFFAIR
  • AZEV, YEVNO FISCHELOVICH (1869–1918)
  • B
  • BABICH, ISAI YAKOVLEVICH (1902–1948)
  • BABUROVA, ANASTASIA EDUARDOVNA (1983–2009)
  • BACK CHANNEL
  • BAGRATION, OPERATION
  • BAKATIN, VADIM VIKTOROVICH (1937–)
  • BAKER, RUDY (ca. 1890–?)
  • BARBAROSSA
  • BATTLE OF MOSCOW
  • BATTLE ORGANIZATION
  • BAZAROV [SHPAK], BORIS YAKOVLEVICH (1893–1939)
  • BELKIN, MIKHAIL ILIICH (1901–1996)
  • BELOMOR CANAL
  • BENKENDORFF, ALEKSANDR (1783–1844)
  • BENTLEY, ELIZABETH (1908–1963)
  • BERIA, LAVRENTY PAVLOVICH (1899–1953)
  • BERGAVINOV, SERGEI ADAMOVICH (1899–1937)
  • BERLIN OPERATIONS
  • BERLIN TUNNEL
  • BERZIN, EDUARD PETROVICH (?–1937)
  • BERZIN, YAN KARLOVICH (1895?–1938)
  • BESLAN SCHOOL HOSTAGE CRISIS
  • BLACK CHAMBER
  • BLAKE, GEORGE (1927–)
  • BLANK SPOTS
  • BLOKHIN, VASILY MIKHAILOVICH (1895–1955)
  • BLUMKIN, YAKOV (1898–1929)
  • BLUNT, ANTHONY (1907–1983)
  • BOBKOV, FILIP DENISOVICH (1925–)
  • BOCHKOV, VIKTOR MIKHAILOVICH (1900–1981)
  • BOGDANOV, IVAN ALEKSANDROVICH (1897–1942)
  • BOKIY, GLEB IVANOVICH (1879–?)
  • BOLSHEVIK PARTY
  • BORDER GUARDS
  • BORTNIKOV, ALEKSANDR VASILYEVICH (1951–)
  • BOYARINOV, YEVGIY (?–1979)
  • BOYCE, CHRISTOPHER, (1953–), AND LEE, ANDREW DALTON (1952–)
  • BREZHNEV, LEONID ILYICH (1911–1982)
  • BROWDER, EARL RUSSELL (1891–1973)
  • BUDGETS
  • BURGESS, GUY FRANCIS DE MONCY (1910–1963)
  • BUTOVO
  • BYKOV [BUKOV], BORIS YAKOVLEVICH
  • BYSTROLETOV, DMITRY ALEKSANDROVICH (1901–1975)
  • BYVSHIE
  • C
  • CAIRNCROSS, JOHN (1914–1999)
  • CARR, SAM (1906–1989)
  • CAUCASUS EMIRATE (IMARAT KAVKAZ)
  • CHAMBERS, JAY VIVIAN [WHITTAKER] (1901–1961)
  • CHAPMAN, ANNA VLADIMIROVNA (1981–)
  • CHEBRIKOV, VIKTOR MIKHAILOVICH (1923–1999)
  • CHECHEN WARS
  • CHEKA
  • CHEKHOVA, OLGA KONSTANTINOVNA (1895–1980)
  • CHEKIST
  • CHEREPANOV, ALEKSANDR NIKOLAEVICH (1915–1964)
  • CHERKASHIN, VIKTOR IVANOVICH (1931–)
  • CHIEF INTELLIGENCE DIRECTORATE
  • CHINA
  • CHORNAYA RABOTA (BLACK WORK)
  • CIVIL WAR (1918–1921)
  • CHILDS, MORRIS (1902–1991)
  • COHEN, MORRIS (1910–1992), AND COHEN, LONA (1913–1992)
  • COLD WAR
  • COLLABORATORS
  • COLLECTIVIZATION
  • COMINTERN
  • COMMUNIST PARTIES (FOREIGN)
  • COMMUNIST PARTY OF THE SOVIET UNION (CPSU)
  • CONRAD, CLYDE LEE (1944–1998)
  • CONSTANTINI, FRANCESCO (ca. 1900–?)
  • COPLON, JUDITH (1922–2011)
  • COT, PIERRE (1895–1977)
  • COUNTERINTELLIGENCE
  • COUNTERTERRORISM
  • CRIMEAN CRISIS
  • CRIMEAN WAR
  • CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS
  • CURRIE, LAUCHLIN (1903–1993)
  • CYBERWAR
  • D
  • DALSTROI
  • DECEMBRISTS’ REVOLT
  • DEFECTORS
  • DEKANOZOV, VLADIMIR GEORGEVICH (1898–1953)
  • DEPORTATIONS
  • DERYABIN, PETR SERGEEVICH (1921–1992)
  • DÉTENTE
  • DEUTSCH, ARNOLD (1904–1942?)
  • DEZA
  • DICKSTEIN, SAMUEL (1885–1954)
  • DISSIDENTS
  • DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
  • DOCTORS’ PLOT
  • DODD, MARTHA (1908–1990)
  • DOLGIKH, IVAN ILYICH (1904–?)
  • DOUBLE AGENT
  • DUBROVKA THEATER SIEGE
  • DUDKO, DMITRY (1922–2004)
  • DUNLAP, JACK (1928–1963)
  • DZERZHINSKY, FELIKS EDMUNDOVICH (1877–1926)
  • E
  • EITINGON, LEONID ALEKSANDROVICH [NAUM ISAKOVICH] (1899–1981)
  • ÉMIGRÉS
  • ENEMIES OF THE PEOPLE
  • ENORMOZ
  • ETINGER, YAKOV GILYARYEVICH (1887–1951)
  • EVDOKIMOV, EFIM GRIGORYEVICH (1891–1940)
  • EXECUTIONS
  • EXILE
  • EXTRAORDINARY COMMISSION
  • F
  • FALSE FLAG
  • FAMISH
  • FAPSI
  • FEDERAL PROTECTIVE SERVICE
  • FEDORCHUK, VITALII VASILYEVICH (1918–2008)
  • FEDOTOV, PETR VASILYEVICH (1900–1963)
  • FEKLISOV, ALEKSANDR SEMENOVICH (1914–2007)
  • FELFE, HEINZ PAUL JOHANN (1918–2008)
  • FIELD, NOEL HAVILAND (1904–1971)
  • FIRST CHIEF DIRECTORATE (PERVIY OTDEL)
  • FISHER, WILLIAM GENRYKHOVICH (1903–1971)
  • FITIN, PAVEL MIKHAILOVICH (1907–1971)
  • FORCED LABOR CAMPS
  • FOREST BROTHERHOOD
  • FOURTH DEPARTMENT OF THE GENERAL STAFF
  • FRADKOV, MIKHAIL YEFIMOVICH (1950–)
  • FRENKEL, NAFTALII ARONOVICH (1883–1960)
  • FRIEDMANN, LITZIE (1910–1991)
  • FRINOVSKIY, MIKHAIL PETROVICH (1898–1940)
  • FROZEN CONFLICT ZONES
  • FSB (FEDERALNAYA SLUZHBA BEZOPASNOSTI)
  • FUCHS, KLAUS-EMIL (1910–1988)
  • G
  • GAI, MARK ISAYEVICH (1898–1937)
  • GAPON, GEORGI APOLLONOVICH (1870–1906)
  • GAUCK COMMISSION
  • GEHLEN, REINHARD (1902–1979)
  • GERHARDT, DIETER (1935–)
  • GIRKIN, IGOR VSEVOLODOVICH (1970–)
  • GKO (GOSUDARSVENNIY KOMITET OBORONY)
  • GLASNOST
  • GLAVLIT
  • GLAVRVEDUPR
  • GOGLIDZE, SERGEI ARSENYEVICH (1901–1953)
  • GOLD, HARRY (1910–1974)
  • GOLENIEWSKI, MICHAEL (1922–1993)
  • GOLIKOV, FILIPP IVANOVICH (1900–1980)
  • GOLITSYN, ANATOLI MIKHAILOVICH (1926–)
  • GOLOS, JOSEPH [RAISEN, JACOB] (1890–1943)
  • GOLUSKEVICH, VLADIMIR SERGEEVICH (1899–1964)
  • GORBACHEV, MIKHAIL SERGEYEVICH (1931–)
  • GORDIEVSKIY, OLEG ANTONOVICH (1938–)
  • GORSKIY, ANATOLI VENIAMINOVICH (1907–1980)
  • GOTT, RICHARD (1938–)
  • GOUZENKO, IGOR (1919–1982)
  • GPU (GOSURDARSTVENNOE POLITICHESKOE UPRAVLENIE)
  • GRAVES, MASS
  • GREAT PATRIOTIC WAR
  • GRIGORENKO, GRIGORY FEDOROVICH (1918–2007)
  • GRIGULEVICH, IOSIF ROMUALDOVICH (1913–1988)
  • GRU (GLAVNOE RAZVEDIVATELNOE UPRAVLENIYE)
  • GRU ORGANIZATION
  • GTK (GOSTEKHKOMISSII)
  • GUILLAUME, GUNTER (1927–1995)
  • GULAG
  • GUPVI
  • GVISHIANI, MIKHAIL MAKSIMOVICH (1905–1966)
  • H
  • HALL, JAMES (1957–)
  • HALL, THEODORE ALVIN (1926–2003)
  • HAMBLETON, HUGH (1922–)
  • HANSSEN, ROBERT (1944–)
  • HARNACK, ARVID (1901–1942)
  • HARRIS, KATHERINE (1900–1966)
  • HAYHANEN, REINO (1919–1961)
  • HEIFETS, GRIGORY MARKOVICH [MANDELOVICH] (1899–1984)
  • HERRMANN, RUDOLF ALBERT (1929–)
  • HISS, ALGER (1904–1996)
  • HITLER'S CORPSE
  • HITLER YOUTH CONSPIRACY
  • HOLLIS, ROGER (1902–1977)
  • HOLODOMOR (HUNGER EXTERMINATION)
  • HOWARD, EDWARD LEE (1951–2002)
  • HUNGARIAN REVOLUTION (1956)
  • I
  • IGNATIEV, SEMYON DMITREVICH (1904–1983)
  • ILLEGAL
  • INAURI, ALESEI NIKOLAEVICH (1908–1993)
  • INDUSTRIAL ESPIONAGE
  • INFEKTION (INFECTION)
  • INFORMANTS
  • INOSTRANNIY OTDEL (IO)
  • IVANOV, EVGENIY (1926–1994)
  • IVASHUTIN, PETR IVANOVICH (1909–2002)
  • IVINSKAYA, OLGA VSEVOLODOVNA (1912–1995)
  • IVY BELLS
  • J
  • JAMES, ALBERT (1914–2002)
  • JOHN, OTTO (1909–1997)
  • JOUR
  • K
  • KALMANOVICH, SHABTAY GENRIKHOVICH (1947–2009)
  • KALUGIN, OLEG DANILOVICH (1934–)
  • KAMPELIS, WILLIAM (1954–)
  • KARLSHORST
  • KATYN
  • KEDROV, MIKHAIL SERGEEVICH (1878–1941)
  • KENNEDY ASSASSINATION
  • KGB (KOMITET GOSUDARSTVENNOI BEZOPASTNOSTI)
  • KGB ORGANIZATION
  • KHALKIN-GOL INCIDENT
  • KHOKHLOV, NIKOLAI YEVGENIYEVICH (1922–2007)
  • KHRUSHCHEV, NIKITA SERGEYEVICH (1894–1971)
  • KING, JOHN HERBERT (ca. 1905–?)
  • KIROV, SERGEI MIRONOVICH (1880–1934)
  • KIRPICHENKO, VADIM ALEKSEEVICH (1922–2005)
  • KLEBER, MANFRED [STERN, MANFRED] (1896–1954)
  • KLINGBERG, ABRAHAM MAREK (1918–)
  • KLUGMANN, NORMAN JOHN (1912–1977)
  • KOBULOV, AMAYAK ZAKHAROVICH (1906–1955)
  • KOBULOV, BOGDAN ZAKHAROVICH (1904–1953)
  • KOGAN, LAZAR ISAYEVICH (1889–1939)
  • KOLYMA
  • KOMITET INFORMATSII (KI)
  • KONDRASHEV, SERGEI ALEKSANDROVICH (1923–2007)
  • KOMPROMAT
  • KOPATZKY, ALEKSANDR GRIGORYEVICH (1923–1982)
  • KORABELNIKOV, VALENTIN VLADIMIROVICH (1927–2009)
  • KOREAN WAR (1950–1953)
  • KOROTKOV, ALEKSANDR MIKHAILOVICH (1909–1961)
  • KORZHAKOV, ALEKSANDR (1950–)
  • KOVAL, GEORGE ABRAMOVICH (1913–2007)
  • KRASSILNIKOV, REM SERGEYEVICH (1927–2003)
  • KRIVENKO, MIKHAIL SPIRDONOVICH (1904–1954)
  • KRIVITSKY, WALTER (1899–1941)
  • KRUGLOV, SERGEI NIKIFOROVICH (1907–1977)
  • KRYUCHKOV, VLADIMIR ALEKSANDROVICH (1924–2007)
  • KUBATKIN, PETR NIKOLAEVICH (1907–1950)
  • KULAK, ALEKSEY ISIDOROVCH (1922–1984)
  • KUROPATY
  • KUZICHKIN, VLADIMIR ANATOLYEVICH (1947–)
  • KVASNIKOV, LEV ROMANOVICH (1905–1993)
  • L
  • LABORATORY 10
  • LASKIN, IVAN ANDREYEVICH (1901–1988)
  • LATSIS, MARTYAN IANOVICH (1888–1938)
  • LEADERSHIP PROTECTION
  • LEHMANN, WILLI (1884–1942)
  • LENIN, VLADIMIR ILYICH (1870–1924)
  • LENINGRAD BLOCKADE
  • LENINGRAD CASE
  • LEONOV, NIKOLAI SERGEYEVICH (1928–)
  • LINE X
  • LIPKA, ROBERT STEPHEN (1945–2013)
  • LITVIENKO, ALEKSANDR VALTEROVICH (1962–2006)
  • LITVIN, MIKHAIL IOSIFORICH (1892–1938)
  • LIVE DOUBLE/DEAD DOUBLE
  • LOCKHART PLOT
  • LONETREE, CLAYTON (1961–)
  • LONG, LEONARD “LEO” HENRY (1917–1985)
  • LUBYANKA
  • LUNEV, STANISLAV (1956–)
  • LYALIN, OLEG ADOLPHOVICH (?–1995)
  • LYUSHKOV, GENRIKH SAMOILOVICH (1900–1945)
  • M
  • MACLEAN, DONALD STUART (1913–1984)
  • MAGNITSKIY, SERGEI (1972–2009)
  • MAIN ADVERSARY
  • MUKASEI, MIKHAIL (1907–2008)
  • MALINOVSKIY, ROMAN VATSLAVOVICH (1878–1918)
  • MALLY, THEODORE STEPANOVICH (?–1938)
  • MAMULOV, STEPAN SOLOMONOVICH (1902–1976)
  • MARKOV, GEORGI (1929–1978)
  • MASKIROVKA
  • MASLENNIKOV, IVAN IVANOVICH (1900–1954)
  • MASSING, HEDE (1900–1981)
  • MAY, ALLAN NUNN (1911–2003)
  • MEDVED, FILLIP DEMYANOVICH (1889–1937)
  • MEDVEDEV FOREST MASSACRE
  • MEKHLIS, LEV ZAKHAROVICH (1889–1953)
  • MEMORIAL
  • MENZHINSKY, VYACHESLAV RUDOLOLFOVICH (1874–1934)
  • MERCADER DEL RIO, RAMON (1918–1978)
  • MERKULOV, VSEVOLD NIKOLAEVICH (1895–1953)
  • MESHIK, PAVEL YAKOLEVICH (1910–1953)
  • METKA
  • MGB (MINISTERSTO GOSUDARSTVENNOI BEZOPASNOSTI)
  • MIF
  • MIKHOELS, SOLOMON MIKHAILOVICH (1890–1948)
  • MILITARY ATTACHÉS
  • MILSHTEIN, SOLOMON RAFAILOVICH (1899–1955)
  • MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
  • MIRONOV, NIKOLAI ROMANOVICH (1913–1964)
  • MIRONOV LETTER
  • MITROKHIN ARCHIVE
  • MODIN, YURI IVANOVICH (1923–)
  • MOKROYE DELO (WET WORK)
  • MOLCHANOV, GEORGI ANDREVICH (1897–1937)
  • MOLDOVAN CRISIS
  • MOLODY, KONON TROFIMOVICH (1922–1970)
  • MOLOTOV, VYACHESLAV MIKHAILOVICH (1890–1986)
  • MOROZOV, PAVEL [PAVLIK] TROFIMOVICH (19??–1932)
  • MOSCOW TRIALS (1936–1938)
  • MOTIVATION
  • MUKASEI, MIKHAIL ISAAKOVICH (1907–2008), AND MUKASEI, ELIZAVETA IVANOVNA (1912–2009) MUKASEI, MIKHAIL ISAAKOVICH AND ELIZAVETA IVANOVNA
  • MÜLLER, HEINRICH (“GESTAPO MÜLLER”) (1900–?)
  • MUROV, YEVGENY ALEKSYEVICH (1945–)
  • MVD (MINISTERSTVO VNUTRENNIKH DEL)
  • N
  • NAGY, IMRE (1896–1958)
  • NARODNAYA VOLYA (PEOPLE'S WILL)
  • NARUZHKA
  • NEW ECONOMIC POLICY (NEP)
  • NICHOLSON, HAROLD JAMES (1950–)
  • NIKISHOV, IVAN FEDOROVICH (1894–1958)
  • NIKOLAEV, LEONID (1904–1934)
  • NIURINA, FAINA (1885–1938)
  • NKGB (NARODNIY KOMMISSARIAT GOSUDARSTVENNOI BEZOPASNOSTI)
  • NKVD (NARODNIY KOMMISSARIAT VNUTRENNIKH DEL)
  • NORILSK
  • NORWOOD, MELIA STEDMAN (1912–2005)
  • NOSENKO, YURI IVANOVICH (1927–2008)
  • NOVIK, ALFONS ANDREEVICH (1908–1996)
  • NOVOCHERKASSK
  • NUCLEAR PROLIFERATION
  • O
  • OCTOBER 1964 COUP
  • OFFICE OF STRATEGIC SERVICES (OSS)
  • OGGINS, ISAIAH (1898–1947)
  • OGOLTSOV, SERGEI IVANOVICH (1900–1977)
  • OGORONIK, ALEKSANDR DMITRIEVICH (1939–1977)
  • OGORODNIKOVA, SVETLANA (1950–)
  • OGPU (OBYEDINENNOE GOSUDARTVENNOE POLITICHESKOE UPRAVLENIYE) OGPU
  • OKHRANA (OKRANKA)
  • OMS (OTDEL MEZHDURNARODNYKH SVYAZEY)
  • OO (OSOBY OTDEL)
  • OPPENHEIMER, JULIUS ROBERT (1904–1967)
  • OPRICHNINA
  • ORGANIZED CRIME
  • ORGANS (COMPETENT ORGANS)
  • ORDER 227
  • ORDER 270
  • ORLOV, ALEXANDER (1899–1973)
  • OSSO (OSOBOYE SOVESHCHANIYE)
  • OVAKIMYAN, GAIK BADALOVICH (1898–1975)
  • P
  • PANYUSHKIN, ALEKSANDR SEMENOVICH (1905–1974)
  • PARTISAN WARFARE, ANTI-SOVIET
  • PARTISAN WARFARE, SOVIET
  • PATRUSHEV, NIKOLAI PLATONOVICH (1951–)
  • PAUKER, KARL VIKTOROVICH (1893–1937)
  • PAQUES, GEORGES (1914–?)
  • PAVLOV, KARP ALEKSANDROVICH (1895–1957)
  • PAVLOV, VITALY GRIGORYEVICH (1914–2005)
  • PECHORA
  • PELTON, RONALD (1942–)
  • PENKOVSKIY, OLEG VLADIMIROVICH (1919–1963)
  • PERESTROIKA
  • PERS (PERSEUS)
  • PETERS, IAKOV KHRISTOFOROVICH (1886–1938)
  • PETERS, JOSEF (ca. 1895–?)
  • PETRASHEVSKIY CIRCLE
  • PETROV, VLADIMIR (1907–1991), AND PETROVA, EVDOKA (1915–2002)
  • PHILBY, KIM (1912–1988)
  • PILYAR, ROMAN ALEKSANDROVICH (1894–1937)
  • PITOVRANOV, YEVGENY PETROVICH (1915–1999)
  • PITTS, EARL EDWIN (1945–)
  • PLEHVE, VYACHESLAV KONSTANTINOVICH VON (1847–1904)
  • PLEKHAVOV, YURI SERGEYEVICH (1930–2002)
  • POGROMS
  • POLISH CRISES
  • POLYAKOV, DMITRY FEDOROVICH (1921–1988)
  • POLYAKOVA, MARIA IOSEFOVNA (ca. 1910–?)
  • POLITKOVSKAYA, ANNA STEPANOVNA (1959–2006)
  • POPOV, PETR SEMENOVICH (1916–1960)
  • PORETSKY, IGNATZ [REISS, IGNACE] (1899–1937)
  • PORTLAND SPY CASE
  • POTEYEV, ALEKSANDR (1953–)
  • PRAGUE, 1948–1954
  • PRAGUE CRISIS, 1968
  • PRAVDIN, VLADIMIR SERGEEVICH (1902–1962)
  • PREOBRAZHENSKIY, KONSTANTIN GEORGIYEVICH (1953–)
  • PREOBRAZHENSKIY PRIKAZ
  • PRIMAKOV, YEVGENY MAKSIMOVICH (1929–)
  • PRIME, GEOFFREY ARTHUR (1938–)
  • PRISON MASSACRES
  • PRISONERS OF WAR, FOREIGN
  • PRISONERS OF WAR, SOVIET
  • PROCURACY
  • PROGRESS OPERATIONS
  • PROSKUROV, IVAN IOSIFOVICH (1907–1941)
  • PUGO, BORIS IVANOVICH (1942–1991)
  • PUTIN, VLADIMIR VLADIMIROVICH (1952–)
  • R
  • RACHKOVSKIY, PETR (ca. 1850–?)
  • RADIO GAMES
  • RADO, SANDOR (1899–1981)
  • RAIKHMAN, LEONID FEDOROVICH (1908–1990)
  • RAPAVA, AVKSENTIY NARIKIEVICH (1899–1955)
  • RASTVOROV, YURI ALEKSANDROVICH (1922–2003)
  • RAZVEDCHIK
  • RAZVEDKA
  • RED ORCHESTRA
  • RED TERROR
  • REDENS, STANISLAV FRANTSEVICH (1892–1940)
  • REDL, ALFRED (1864–1913)
  • REES, GORONWYN (1909–1979)
  • REGIME CHANGE
  • REILLY, SIDNEY GEORGE [ROSENBLUM, SHLOMO ABRAMOVICH] (1873–1925) REILLY, SIDNEY GEORGE (1873–1925)
  • REVOLUTION OF 1905
  • REVOLUTION OF NOVEMBER 1917
  • REZIDENT
  • REZIDENTURA
  • REZUN, VLADIMIR BOGDANOVICH (1948–)
  • RING OF FIVE
  • RIUTIN, MARTIMIAN NIKITICH (1890–1937)
  • ROMANOV FAMILY, MURDER OF
  • ROSENBERG, JULIUS (1918–1953), AND ROSENBERG, ETHEL (1915–1953) ROSENBERG, JULIUS AND ETHEL
  • ROZENBLIUM, ANNA ANATOLIEVNA (ca. 1900–?)
  • RUSLANOVA, LIDIA ANDREYEVNA (1900–1973)
  • RUSSIAN INTELLIGENCE SERVICES
  • RUSSO–JAPANESE WAR (1904–1905)
  • RYAN (RAKETNO-YADERNOYE NAPADENIE)
  • RYASNOI, VASILII STEPANOVICH (1904–1995)
  • RYUMIN, MIKHAIL (1913–1954)
  • S
  • SAKHAROV, ANDREI DMITRYEVICH (1921–1989)
  • SAMIZDAT
  • SAVCHENKO, SERGEI ROMANOVICH (1904–1966)
  • SAVINKOV, BORIS VIKTOROVICH (1879–1925)
  • SCHULZE-BOYSEN, HARO MAX WILHELM GEORGE (1909–1942)
  • SECOND CHIEF DIRECTORATE
  • SECRET SPEECH
  • SEKSOT
  • SELIVANOVSKIY, NIKOLAI NIKOLAALEVICH (1902–1997)
  • SEMENOV, SEMEN MARKOVICH (1911–1986)
  • SEMICHASTNIY, VLADIMIR EFIMOVICH (1924–2001)
  • SEREBRYANSKIY [BERGMAN], YAKOV ISAKOVICH (1892–1956)
  • SERGUN IGOR DMITIEVICH (1957–)
  • SEROV, IVAN ALEKSANDROVICH (1900–1990)
  • SEVENTEEN MOMENTS OF SPRING
  • SHADRIN, NICHOLAS [ARTAMONOV, NIKOLAI FEDOROVICH] (1924–1975) SHADRIN, NICHOLAS (1924–1975)
  • SHARASKA
  • SHEBARSHIN, LEONID VLADIMIROVICH (1935–2012)
  • SHELEPIN, ALEKSANDR NIKOLAEVICH (1918–1994)
  • SHEYMOV, VIKTOR
  • SHLYKOV, VITALII VASILYEVICH (1934–2008)
  • SHOW TRIALS
  • SHPIGELGLAS, SERGEI MIKHAILOVICH (1897–1940)
  • SIGNALS INTELLIGENCE (SIGINT)
  • SILOVIKI
  • SILVERMASTER GROUP
  • SIMM, HERMAN (1947–)
  • SKOBLIN, NIKOLAI VLADIMIROVICH (1892–1938?)
  • SLANSKY TRIAL
  • SLUTSKIY, ABRAM ARONOVICH (1898–1938)
  • SMERSH
  • SNOWDEN, EDWARD JOSEPH (1983–)
  • SOBLE, JACK (1903–1967), AND SOBLEN, ROBERT (1900–1962)
  • SOLOVETSKY
  • SOLZHENITSYN, ALEKSANDR ISAYEVICH (1918–2008)
  • SOPRUNENKO, PETR KARPOVICH (1908–1992)
  • SORGE, RICHARD (1895–1944)
  • SORM (SISTEMA OPERATIVNO-ROZISKNIKH MEROPRIYATII)
  • SOTSVREDNIKI
  • SOUTHER, GLEN MICHAEL (1957–1988)
  • SPANISH CIVIL WAR
  • SPECIAL COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE OF RUSSIA (SPETSSVIAZ)
  • SPECIAL DEPARTMENT
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  • SPY SWAPS
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  • STALIN, JOSEPH VISSARONOVICH (1878–1953)
  • STALINGRAD, BATTLE OF
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  • STASHYNSKY, BOHDAN (1931–)
  • STASI
  • STOLYPIN, PETER ARKADIEVICH (1862–1911)
  • STONE, I. F. (ISIDOR FINSTEIN) (1907–1989)
  • STRAIGHT, MICHAEL (1916–2004)
  • STRELKOV, IGOR IVANOVICH
  • STRONG, ANNA LOUISE (1885–1970)
  • SUDOPLATOV, PAVEL ANATOLEVICH (1907–1996)
  • SUMBATOV [TOPURIDZE], YUVELYAN DAVIDOVICH (1889–1960)
  • SURVEILLANCE
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  • SUVOROV, VIKTOR
  • SVERDLOV, ANDREI YAKOVLEVICH (1911–1969)
  • SVR (SLUZHBA VNESHNEI REZVEDKI)
  • SYMONDS, JOHN (1936–)
  • T
  • TARASOV, GERMAN FEDOROVICH (1906–1944)
  • TASS IS AUTHORIZED TO ANNOUNCE
  • “TEN YEARS WITHOUT THE RIGHT OF CORRESPONDENCE”
  • TERRORISM
  • THEREMIN, LEON (LEV SERGEYEVICH TERMEN) (1896–1993)
  • THIRD CHIEF DIRECTORATE
  • THIRD SECTION
  • TRADECRAFT
  • TREHOLT, ARNE (1943–)
  • TREPPER, LEOPOLD (1904–1982)
  • TRILISSER, MIKHAIL ABRAMOVICH (1883–1938)
  • TROFIMOFF, GEORGE (1927–)
  • TROTSKY, LEON (1879–1940)
  • TRUBNIKOV, VYACHESLAV IVANOVICH (1944–)
  • TRUST OPERATION
  • TSANAVA, LEVRENTY FOMICH (1900–1955)
  • TSINEV, GEORGI (1907–1996)
  • TSVYGUN, SEMYON KONSTANTINOVICH (1917–1982)
  • TUDOR-HART, EDITH (1908–1973)
  • TUKHACHEVSKIY, MIKHAIL NIKOLAYEVICH (1893–1937)
  • TUPIKOV, VASILII IVANOVICH (1901–1941)
  • U
  • UKRAINIAN CRISIS
  • ULTRA
  • ULANOVSKY, ALEXANDER PETROVICH (1891–1970)
  • UNSHLIKHT, JOSEPH STANISLAVOVICH (1879–1938)
  • URITSKIY, SEMEN PETROVICH (1899–1938)
  • USPENSKIY, ALEKSANDR IVANOVICH (1902–1940)
  • UZBEK COTTON SCANDAL
  • V
  • VADIS, ALEKSANDR ANATOLEVICH (1906–1968)
  • VASSALL, WILLIAM JOHN CHRISTOPHER (1924–)
  • VASSILIEV, ALEXANDER (1962–)
  • VAUPSHASOV, STANISLAV ALEKSEEVICH (1899–1976)
  • VENONA
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  • VIETNAM WAR
  • VLASIK, NIKOLAI SIDOROVICH (1896–1967)
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  • VOICES
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  • WALKER SPY RING
  • WALLENBERG, RAOUL (1913–1947?)
  • WAR SCARES
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  • WHITE, HARRY DEXTER (1895–1948)
  • WIKI LEAKS
  • WOOLRICH ARSENAL CASE
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  • YAGODA, GENRYKH GRIGOREVICH (1891–1938)
  • YAKOVLEV, ALEKSANDR NIKOLAEVICH (1923–2005)
  • YAKOVLEVA, VARVARA NIKOLAEVNA (1885–1941)
  • YATSKOV, ANATOLI ANTONOVICH (1913–1993)
  • YELTSIN, BORIS NIKOLAYEVICH (1931–2007)
  • YEZHOV, NIKOLAI IVANOVICH (1895–1940)
  • YEZHOVSHCHINA (THE TIME OF YEZHOV)
  • YURCHENKO, VITALIY SERGEEVICH (1936–)
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  • ZABOTIN, NIKOLAI (ca. 1910–?)
  • ZAKOVSKIY, LEONID MIKHAILOVICH (1894–1938)
  • ZAPOROZHSKIY, ALEKSANDR (1957–)
  • ZARUBIN, VASILY MIKHAILOVICH (1894–1974)
  • ZARUBINA, ELIZAVETA YULEVNA (1900–1987)
  • ZARUBINA, ZOYA VASILYEVNA (1922–)
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  • ZEK
  • ZENIT
  • ZENTSOV, VALERII (1946–)
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  • ZHUKOV, GEORGI KONSTANTINOVICH (1896–1974)
  • ZHURAVLEV, MIKHAIL IVANOVICH (1911–1976)
  • ZHURAVLEV, VIKTOR IVANOVICH (1902–1946)
  • ZINOVIEV LETTER
  • ZUBATOV, NIKOLAI VASILYEVICH (1863–1917)
  • The Evolution of Soviet State Security
  • KGB Chairs, 1917–1991
  • Russian Foreign Intelligence Organizations, 1920–
  • Chiefs of Soviet and Russian Foreign Intelligence, 1920–
  • Russian Security Services, 1991–
  • Heads of Military Intelligence (GRU), 1918–
  • Venona Code Names and Encryption
  • Loss of Life in the Stalin Era
  • Agents and Programs Betrayed by Aldrich Ames, Robert Hanssen, and Edward Lee Howard
  • Maskirovka: Deception on Nuclear Weapons Programs
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