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England / KGB Defection Aftermath #98381

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 13, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(London, England) Apparent role of KGB defector Oleg Gordievsky as double agent in KGB and continued aftermath of his defection examined; scenes shown. [Expelled Soviet journalist Aleksandr KODINSTEV - considers accusations against him groundless.] [Danish justice minister Erik NINN-HANSEN - (thru translator) notes loss of vital intelligence source with Gordievsky's defection.] West Germany said denying Gordievsky was compromised by recent high level government defections to E. German. [Prof. Martin McCAULEY - explains importance of Gordievsky's intelligence as KGB Colonel provided West and now lost.]
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Reporter(s):
Dunsmore, Barrie;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:01:50

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