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Russian Cooperation on Afghanistan Makes It a Very Unusual “Enemy”

Ross Kaminsky doesn’t like Russia: Putin is an unreformed CIA Cold Warrior. As long as he remains in power, Russia should be considered an enemy of the US. Presumably, Kaminsky meant to say KGB here, but none of this makes any sense anyway. As many critics of the “reset” like to point out, and as [...]
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CIA's 'Most Valuable Defector,' Yuri Ivanovich Nosenko, During Cold War Dies

News : Huffington Post (6 years ago)

WASHINGTON — A KGB spy who switched allegiances at the height of the Cold War and was considered by the CIA as its "most valuable and economical defector" has died. Yuri Ivanovich Nosenko defected in Switzerland in 1964. Confined to... Read Post

Hitler's Remains Were Destroyed On KGB Orders: Russian Official

News : Huffington Post (5 years ago)

The remains of Adolf Hitler were burned in 1970 by Soviet KGB agents and thrown into a river in Germany on direct orders from the spy agency's chief, a top Russian security official said this week. More on Russia Read Post

Putin told Edward Snowden that Russia doesn’t use mass surveillance on its citizens. Here’s a reality check.

News : BlogPost (4 months ago)

One of the more surreal moments of today's installment in Vladimir Putin's series of reliably surreal call-ins with the Russian nation was when NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden appeared, and asked the former KGB spy about surveilla... Read Post

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