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Former Russian agent’s family to rejoin him in UK

Title
Former Russian agent’s family to rejoin him in UK
Genre
Interview
TX Date
30 Aug 1991
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:11:52
Description
Interview from the radio car with former Soviet spy Oleg Gordievsky who defected to the West. On the upcoming reunion with his family who had been under strict surveillance and prevented from leaving the USSR by the KGB, and explains events up to this point. New KGB chief Vadim Bakatin announced today they would be allowed to leave. Mike Carlton interviews.
Contributors
Mike Carlton; Oleg Gordievsky
Keywords
UK; USSR; Spies; Intelligence service; Family; KGB; Oleg Gordievsky; Vadim Bakatin

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