TITLE

Death in Tashkent

AUTHOR(S)
Fenyvesi, C.
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/25/91, Vol. 110 Issue 11, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the bugging operation carried out by the KGB in 1966 when Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin was brokering an agreement between India and Pakistan to end their war. The KGB's station chief heard Indian Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri calling from his bedroom for help but did nothing, fearful of having the agreement unravel. Shastri's death was announced the next day.
ACCESSION #
9103251592

 

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