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September 4, 1990 | CAREY GOLDBERG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Disgraced KGB spymaster Oleg D. Kalugin has come in from the cold to a safe seat in the Soviet Parliament, according to preliminary election results announced Monday. Kalugin, a former KGB general who went public in June with accusations that the spy agency was continuing its abuses and refusing to reform, was stripped of his medals and honors by order of President Mikhail S. Gorbachev in June and could face charges of disclosing state secrets.
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June 27, 2002 | JOHN DANISZEWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Seven years after he left his homeland to write about espionage, hobnob with ex-CIA officials and live in the Washington area--where he once was the acting KGB chief--retired Russian Maj. Gen. Oleg Kalugin was convicted of treason here Wednesday and sentenced in absentia to 15 years in prison.
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WORLD
June 27, 2002 | JOHN DANISZEWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Seven years after he left his homeland to write about espionage, hobnob with ex-CIA officials and live in the Washington area--where he once was the acting KGB chief--retired Russian Maj. Gen. Oleg Kalugin was convicted of treason here Wednesday and sentenced in absentia to 15 years in prison.
NEWS
March 27, 2002 | MAURA REYNOLDS and BOB DROGIN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The Russian secret service has ordered a former Soviet KGB spymaster now living in Washington to return immediately to Moscow to face charges, reportedly for his role in helping U.S. authorities identify and convict a former Soviet spy in Florida. A Russian Embassy consular official in Washington hand-delivered a subpoena Monday to Oleg Kalugin, who directed KGB foreign intelligence operations at the height of the Cold War.
NEWS
July 1, 1990 | From Times Wire Services
The Soviet Union has restored the citizenship of three emigre dissidents punished by the Kremlin for anti-Soviet slander in the 1970s, the official Tass news agency reported Saturday. In a separate, less forgiving move, a former KGB counterintelligence chief has been stripped of his military rank and decorations after telling foreign and Soviet media that the spy agency should be abolished, Tass said. Tass identified the three dissidents as Zhores A. Medvedev, a biologist and author; Vladimir E.
NEWS
March 27, 2002 | MAURA REYNOLDS and BOB DROGIN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The Russian secret service has ordered a former Soviet KGB spymaster now living in Washington to return immediately to Moscow to face charges, reportedly for his role in helping U.S. authorities identify and convict a former Soviet spy in Florida. A Russian Embassy consular official in Washington hand-delivered a subpoena Monday to Oleg Kalugin, who directed KGB foreign intelligence operations at the height of the Cold War.
NEWS
August 20, 1990 | ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
While Russians in the southern region of Krasnodar went to the polls Sunday, the Soviet State Security Committee and the Communist Party waged a propaganda war against one candidate on the ballot, cashiered KGB Gen. Oleg D. Kalugin. Kalugin was running for the seat in the Congress of People's Deputies, the national Parliament, that was once held by Ivan K.
NEWS
January 3, 1992 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Senate investigators are looking into assertions that American prisoners of war were still being held by the Vietnamese in 1978--five years after all U.S. servicemen were supposed to have been returned to American soil. A Senate select committee said Thursday that it plans to interview retired KGB Maj. Gen. Oleg Kalugin on his statements that Soviet intelligence agents interrogated at least three American POWs still in Vietnam that year, despite Hanoi's insistence that no U.S. POWs remained.
NEWS
January 10, 1992 | MICHAEL PARKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Oleg Nechiporenko is a man who should have many interesting tales to tell. A retired colonel from the KGB, the Soviet intelligence service, Nechiporenko worked for much of his career at infiltrating the CIA, and with a smile and twinkle in his eye, he says, "We had some successes." Always probing for a CIA vulnerability, Nechiporenko questioned a CIA operative captured by North Vietnam during the Vietnam War.
NEWS
July 23, 1990 | MICHAEL PARKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The idea, subversive and insidious, grew slowly, but in the end it became an overpowering conviction for Oleg D. Kalugin: The socialist system that he was sworn to defend and propagate as an officer of the KGB, the Soviet intelligence and security agency, was simply not worthy of such a commitment.
NEWS
January 10, 1992 | MICHAEL PARKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Oleg Nechiporenko is a man who should have many interesting tales to tell. A retired colonel from the KGB, the Soviet intelligence service, Nechiporenko worked for much of his career at infiltrating the CIA, and with a smile and twinkle in his eye, he says, "We had some successes." Always probing for a CIA vulnerability, Nechiporenko questioned a CIA operative captured by North Vietnam during the Vietnam War.
NEWS
January 3, 1992 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Senate investigators are looking into assertions that American prisoners of war were still being held by the Vietnamese in 1978--five years after all U.S. servicemen were supposed to have been returned to American soil. A Senate select committee said Thursday that it plans to interview retired KGB Maj. Gen. Oleg Kalugin on his statements that Soviet intelligence agents interrogated at least three American POWs still in Vietnam that year, despite Hanoi's insistence that no U.S. POWs remained.
NEWS
September 4, 1990 | CAREY GOLDBERG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Disgraced KGB spymaster Oleg D. Kalugin has come in from the cold to a safe seat in the Soviet Parliament, according to preliminary election results announced Monday. Kalugin, a former KGB general who went public in June with accusations that the spy agency was continuing its abuses and refusing to reform, was stripped of his medals and honors by order of President Mikhail S. Gorbachev in June and could face charges of disclosing state secrets.
NEWS
August 20, 1990 | ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
While Russians in the southern region of Krasnodar went to the polls Sunday, the Soviet State Security Committee and the Communist Party waged a propaganda war against one candidate on the ballot, cashiered KGB Gen. Oleg D. Kalugin. Kalugin was running for the seat in the Congress of People's Deputies, the national Parliament, that was once held by Ivan K.
NEWS
July 23, 1990 | MICHAEL PARKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The idea, subversive and insidious, grew slowly, but in the end it became an overpowering conviction for Oleg D. Kalugin: The socialist system that he was sworn to defend and propagate as an officer of the KGB, the Soviet intelligence and security agency, was simply not worthy of such a commitment.
NEWS
July 1, 1990 | From Times Wire Services
The Soviet Union has restored the citizenship of three emigre dissidents punished by the Kremlin for anti-Soviet slander in the 1970s, the official Tass news agency reported Saturday. In a separate, less forgiving move, a former KGB counterintelligence chief has been stripped of his military rank and decorations after telling foreign and Soviet media that the spy agency should be abolished, Tass said. Tass identified the three dissidents as Zhores A. Medvedev, a biologist and author; Vladimir E.
NEWS
October 3, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
A KGB general dismissed for his fierce public criticism and revelations about the security service launched a lawsuit against his former bosses, saying they had no right to strip him of his pension. Oleg Kalugin, 55, named KGB chief Vladimir Kryuchkov and two other top officials in his action, calling the denial of the pension an "inhuman act" taken as a reprisal. Moscow city court adjourned the case until Oct.
NEWS
April 14, 1992
Members of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on POW/MIA Affairs begin a trip to Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand this week to assess the cooperation of those governments in ongoing efforts to trace Americans still missing from the Vietnam War. Committee chairman Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., said the senators will look into questions raised, among others, by a former head of the Soviet secret police, Gen. Oleg Kalugin.
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