TITLE

RETURN OF THE KGB

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Frank; Womack, Helen
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);11/24/2003 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 142 Issue 21, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the increasing amount of ex-KGB members that are taking political power in Russia. Actions of Russian President Vladimir Putin in installing more of his fellow ex-KGB members into governing positions; Growth of democracy in Russia; Recent law enforcement efforts of the regime, such as the arrest of Yukos Oil Company shareholder Mikhail Khodorkovsky for corrupt practices; New siloviki police regime; Political opposition to the Putin administration.
ACCESSION #
11774667

 

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