Lavrentiy Beria
Lavrentiy Pavlovich Beria speaks about Stalin's merits before the Native land.
Lavrentiy Beria
Lavrentiy Pavlovich Beria (Georgian: ლავრენტი პავლეს ძე ბერია, Lavrenti Pavles dze Beria; Russian: Лавре́нтий Па́влович Бе́рия; 29 March 1899 – 23 December 1953) was a Soviet politician, Mars...
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Leonid Raikhman
Leonid Fedorovitch Raikhman (1908-1990) (Леонид Федорович Райхман, also Reichman, alias Zaitsev), was a Soviet security officer, who rose to be a Lieutenant General in the NKVD, NKGB and MGB. He prepa...
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Vsevolod Balitsky
Vsevolod Apollonovych Balytsky (Ukrainian: Всеволод Аполлонович Балицький; Russian: Всеволод Аполлонович Балицкий; 27 November 1892 – 27 November 1937) was a top official of the NKVS of ...
Pyotr Fedotov
Pyotr Vasileevich Fedotov (1900–1963) was long time Soviet security and intelligence officer, head of counterintelligence in NKVD/NKGB and head of foreign intelligence as the deputy chairman of the C...
Mikhail Frinovsky
Mikhail Petrovich Frinovsky (Russian: Михаил Петрович Фриновский) (January 1898 - February 4, 1940) served as a deputy head of the NKVD in the years of the Great Purge and, along with Nikolai Yezh...
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Solomon Mogilevsky
Solomon Grigorevich Mogilevsky (Russian: Соломо́н Григо́рьевич Могиле́вский; 1885, Pavlograd, Yekaterinoslav Governorate – March 22, 1925) headed the Soviet foreign intelligence service, the INO o...
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Sergei Ogoltsov
Sergei Ivanovich Ogoltsov (Сергей Иванович Огольцов in Russian)(August 29, 1900 – October 26, 1976) was a Russian member of the Soviet NKVD from 1936 until it was reorganized as the MGB in 1946. He se...
Nikolai Skoblin
Nikolai Skoblin (Russian: Николай Владимирович Скоблин) (1892–1938?) was a general in the White Russian army, a member of the expatriate Russian All-Military Union (ROVS), and Soviet double agent...
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Iosif Grigulevich
Iosif Romualdovich Grigulevich (Russian: Иосиф Ромуальдович Григулевич; May 5, 1913 – June 2, 1988) was a Soviet illegal operative (a spy acting without legitimate diplomatic cover) between 1937 a...
Arturs Sproģis
Arturs Sproģis (6 March 1904 – 2 October 1980; Russian: Артур Карлович Спрогис) was a Latvian colonel and commander of the Soviet partisans during the occupation of Latvia by Nazi Germany in World...
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Solomon Milshtein
Solomon Rafailovich Milshtein (Russian: Соломон Рафаилович Мильштейн; 1899 – 14 January 1955) was a Soviet state security official.
Pyotr Smirnov
Pyotr Alexandrovich Smirnov (Russian: Пётр Александрович Смирнов) (1897–1939) was a Soviet Commissar, Deputy Minister of Defence and Commander of the Soviet Navy.
Smirnov was born in a workers...
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Sergo Goglidze
Sergo Goglidze (1901 – December 23, 1953) was a Georgian Soviet NKVD official.
Born in Korta, a village near Kutaisi, Serghei (Sergo) Arsenievici (Artenievici) Goglidze joined the Cheka in 1921. H...
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Eduard Berzin
Eduard Petrovich Berzin (Latvian: Eduards Bērziņš; 1894–1938), born in Latvia, was a soldier and Chekist, but is remembered primarily for setting up Dalstroy, which instituted a system of forced-l...
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Avraami Zavenyagin
Lieutenant-General Avraami Pavlovich Zavenyagin (1 May 1901, Uzlovaya - 31 December 1956; his first name is also sometimes given as Avram or Abraham) was a leading figure in the Soviet nuclear projec...
Seventh Enemy Offensive
Operation Rösselsprung (Knight's move) was a combined airborne and ground assault by the German XV Mountain Corps and their allies on the Supreme Headquarters of the Yugoslav Partisans located at the ...
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Ivan Maslennikov
Ivan Ivanovich Maslennikov (Russian: Иван Иванович Масленников; September 16, 1900, Chalykla, Saratov Oblast - April 16, 1954, Moscow), General of the Army, was a Soviet military and NKVD commande...
Dmitri Bystrolyotov
Dmitri Aleksandrovich Bystrolyotov (January 4, 1901 – May 3, 1975) (Russian: Дмитрий Александрович Быстролётов) was a Russian intelligence officer, a sailor and painter, a doctor and lawyer, a tra...
Nikolai Yezhov
Nikolai Ivanovich Yezhov or Ezhov (Russian: Никола́й Иванович Ежо́в, [nʲɪkɐˈlaj jɪˈʐof]; May 1, 1895 – February 4, 1940) was a Soviet secret police official under Joseph Stalin. He was head ...
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Israel Leplevsky
Israel Moiseevich Leplevsky (1894 - July 28, 1938) was the head of the GPU in the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, then People's Commissar of Internal Affairs of the Ukrainian SSR from June 14, 19...
Varvara Yakovleva (politician)
Varvara Nikolaevna Yakovleva (Russian: Варвара Николаевна Яковлева) (1884 - 1941 or 1944) was a prominent Bolshevik party member and Soviet government official who later supported Leon Trotsky's a...
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Genrikh Lyushkov
Genrikh Samoilovich Lyushkov (Russian: Генрих Самойлович Люшков; 1900 – disappeared August 1945) was an officer in the Soviet secret police and its highest-ranking defector. His subsequent d...
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Anatoly Gorsky
Anatoly Veniaminovich Gorsky (Анатолий Вениаминович Горский) ( ca. 1907 - 1980), was a Soviet spy who, under cover as First Secretary "Anatoly Borisovich Gromov" of the Soviet Embassy in Washington, w...
Pavel Sudoplatov
Lieutenant General Pavel Anatolyevich Sudoplatov (Пáвел Aнатóльевич Cудоплáтов) (July 7, 1907 – September 26, 1996) was a member of the intelligence services of the Soviet Union who rose to the rank o...
Vasili Blokhin
Vasily Mikhailovich Blokhin (Russian: Васи́лий Миха́йлович Блохи́н, 7 January 1895 – 3 February 1955) was a Soviet Russian Major-General who served as the chief executioner of the Stalinist ...
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Elizabeth Zarubina
Elizaveta 'Zoya' Yulyevna Zarubina (Russian: Елизавета Юлиевна Зарубина; January 1, 1900 – 14 May 1987), born Lisa Rozensweig, was a Soviet spy. She was known as Elizabeth Zubilin while serv...
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Sergey Spigelglas
Sergey Mikhailovich Spigelglas or Spiegelglass or Shpigelglas (Russian: Серге́й Миха́йлович Шпи́гельглас) (29 April 1897 - 29 January 1941) was acting head of the Soviet foreign intelligence servi...
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