Breindel, Eric
April 1996
New Republic;4/15/96, Vol. 214 Issue 16, p18
Focuses on the role of Alger Hiss, an official at the U.S. State Department, as a Soviet agent as proven by the Soviet intelligence cables released by the U.S. National Security Agency which have been intercepted during World War II and decrypted under the guidance of the Venona project. Reasons behind the inability to identify U.S. agents who provided Soviet intelligence with classified information during the war; Evidence offered by the Venona documents on the functions of Hiss as a Soviet agent; Information on the book "KGB: The Inside Story," by Oleg Gordievsky.


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