TITLE

Olympics and Human Brotherhood

PUB. DATE
March 1980
SOURCE
National Review;3/21/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p332
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article criticizes the persecution of dissidents by the Komitet gosudarstvennoi bezopasnoti (KGB) in line with the preparations for the 1980 summer Olympics in Moscow, Russia. It states the motivation for the actions of the KGB to silence dissident groups. It presents the description of how dissidents are persecuted in the Soviet Union according to Peter Reddaway, a lecturer in political science at the London School of Economics in England and an expert on Soviet internal dissident.
ACCESSION #
6068757

 

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