TITLE

Spiked

PUB. DATE
September 1982
SOURCE
National Review;9/17/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 18, p1128
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article speculates the involvement of the Soviet Union in the assassination attempt on Pope John Paul II. The assassination is attempted a few months after the rise of Solidarity in Poland, which the Soviets thought was due to the influence of Pope John Paul. The assassination attempt was made by Ali Agca, a trained assassin. He has connections to the Bulgarian secret police which handle rough assignments for the KGB, the security police and intelligence agency of the Soviet Union. The American Press has not reported it and even major national media seem reluctant to mention it.
ACCESSION #
6092579

 

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