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Alexander Lieven on death of Vladimir Simeanov

Title
Alexander Lieven on death of Vladimir Simeanov
Genre
Interview; Tribute
TX Date
3 Oct 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:04:29
Description
Alexander Lieven, Controller of BBC European services, on the death of journalist Vladimir Simeonov. Lieven also discusses the assassination of Bulgarian writer and broadcaster Georgi Markov, but does not think that Simeonov was assassinated as well. Audio gap midway through. Male interviewer not identified.
Further information
The Times (05/10/78), p. 2
Contributors
Alexander Lieven
Keywords
Deaths; BBC; Homicide; Journalists; Georgi Markov; Bulgaria; Accidental death; Vladimir Simeonov

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