Former KGB Chief Yuri Andropov

November 1982
Harvard International Review;Nov1982, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p8
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The article highlights the political career of former KGB Chief Yuri Andropov, one of the most powerful men who will possibly succeed Leonid Brezhnev as president of the Soviet Union. He was a part of the Communist Party secretariat but was moved to be the chairman of the KGB. He disclosed that he would return to his post as secretary and confirmed rumors that he wanted to stay away from the KGB to free himself from the burden of becoming a top man in Kremlin.


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