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The KGB's poison factory: from Lenin to Litvinenko

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Zenith Press,
Pub. Date:
2010.
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English
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In late November 2006 the whole world was shaken by a ruthless assassination in London of former lieutenant colonel of the FSB (the Russian security service and a successor to the KGB) and British citizen Alexander Litvinenko. This has been the most notorious crime in the past 30 years committed by Russian intelligence on foreign soil. Former Russian military intelligence officer and international expert in special operations Boris Volodarsky shows how the Russian poisoning operations started with Lenin and his Cheka, the predecessor of the KGB with intelligence operatives creating poisons and delivery methods as well as planning and carrying out poisoning operations all over the world in order to eliminate the enemies of the Kremlin.

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table_of_contents Prologue -- The funeral -- Georgi Markov, London, September 1978 -- The KGB's poison factory -- Those were the days -- Litvinenko : Operation VLADIMIR, part I -- Victor Yushchenko, the Ukrainian patient, Kiev, September 2004 -- Béla Lapusnyik, the victim, Vienna, May 1962 -- Nikolai Artamonov, the triple agent, Vienna, December 1975 -- Litvinenko : Operation VLADIMIR, part II -- Nikolai Khokhlov, the illegal, Germany, 1954-1957 -- Bogdan Stashinsky, the assassin, Germany, 1957-1959 -- Litvinenko : Operation VLADIMIR, part III -- Dead souls : from Stalin to Putin.
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title The KGB's poison factory : from Lenin to Litvinenko
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