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Wednesday, 05 January 2011 17:20

Russia Resurrects Soviet-era KGB

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As if news of the restoration of the Soviet Union through the new Customs Union was not alarming enough on its own, Britain's Telegraph recently reported that Russia’s “domestic FSB security service is trying to subsume the SVR foreign intelligence service in order to recreate a latter day KGB in all but name.” 

The plan to unite the two agencies stems from the SVR’s recent failed overseas espionage activities, such as in the United States when the FBI arrested 10 Russian spies, who were subsequently deported

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