White intelligence and counter-intelligence during the Russian Civil War

by V. G. Bortnevskiĭ

Publisher: Center for Russian and East European Studies, University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pa

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StatementViktor Bortnevski.
SeriesCarl Beck papers in Russian & East European studies -- no.1108
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The furor over the classified memo prepared by House intelligence committee Chairman Devin Nunes has reached a fever pitch now that the memo has been released. The memo has become a matter of great partisan contention in recent weeks―as has the congressman behind it. But this is not the first time that Nunes's behavior has been called into question. Counterintelligence can be described as activities designed to prevent or thwart spying, intelligence gathering, and sabotage by an enemy or other foreign entity. This guide provides books, articles, reports, websites, and videos on the : Andrea Groce. Those ethnic Russians (and Ukrainians) had mostly arrived during the late 19th, or very early 20th, century. By the 's ethnic Slavs were generally third or even fourth generation Your math is wrong. Let's say I'm a russian civil war refugee arriving in the US in at 20 years old. Martin's book discusses the two most important American counter-intelligence operators, William “King” Harvey and James Jesus Angleton, and their eventual self-destruction. Angleton was the epitome of the spymaster, educated, aesthetic, austere, a man of inf Counter-intelligence is the strangest, most paranoid of games.4/5.

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To convey the dimensions and nature of White intelligenceand counter-intelligence in Soviet Russia during the Civil War.3 White Military Rule: Army, Society and Administration during the Russian Civil War, This research focuses primarily on the South region of Russia, which provided the main battlefield during the Civil War and where.

White intelligence and counter-intelligence during the Russian Civil War. Pittsburgh, PA: Center for Russian & East European Studies, (OCoLC) Online version: Bortnevskiĭ, V.G. White intelligence and counter-intelligence during the Russian Civil War. Pittsburgh, PA: Center for Russian & East European Studies, (OCoLC) Intelligence in the Civil War Though much has been written about the Civil War itself, little has been written about the spy war that went on within.

The chronicling of Civil War intelligence activities challenges historians because of the lack of records, the lack of access to records, and the questionable truth of other records.

The Workers' and Peasants' Red Army, frequently shortened to Red Army, was the army and the air force of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic and, afterthe Union of Soviet Socialist army was established immediately after the October Bolsheviks raised an army to oppose the military confederations (especially the various groups collectively Country: Russian SFSR White intelligence and counter-intelligence during the Russian Civil War book, Soviet Union.

In Compton Mackenzie published Greek Memories, an account of his experiences as a MI6 officer during the First World War.

In the book he disclosed for the first time that Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) existed. He even revealed that the first Director-General of the organization was Mansfield Cumming. In one passage he referred to the. The chronicling of Civil War intelligence activities challenges historians because of the lack of records, the lack of access to records, and the questionable truth of other records.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Secrets of the Cold War: US Army Europe's Intelligence and Counterintelligence /5(43). Intelligence in the War for Independence.

Washington, D.C.: Center for the Study of Intelligence, Use of intelligence operations in America's fight for freedom. P.K. Rose. Black Dispatches: Black American Contributions to Union Intelligence During the Civil War. Washington, D.C.: Center for Study of Intelligence,   While Brennan wrangled the intelligence agencies into a turf­crossing operation that could feed the White House information on the Russian operation, Obama convened a.

Alexander Mikhailovich Orlov (Belarusian: Аляксандар Мікалаевіч Арлоў, born Leiba Lazarevich Feldbin; 21 August – 25 March ), was a colonel in the Soviet secret police and NKVD Rezident in the Second SpanishOrlov refused to return to the Soviet Union due to the fears of execution, and instead fled with his family to the United ance: Soviet Union.

This book is inspired by whispered stories my father and his Counter Intelligence Corps buddies told each other. In the end, they took their secrets to the grave and I don't pretend this is an accurate account of WW II espionage but it's a great story that covers many forgotten aspects of the war/5(5).

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What good books are out there about Civil War intelligence and counterintelligence. Note that I'm not interested in Belle Boyd, Rose O'Neal Greenhow, Elizabeth Van Lew, Allen Pinkerton, or any of those (over)celebrated individuals-- I'm thinking about military intelligence, real G-2/S-2 stuff: the sort of things we'd today be separating into battlefield reconnaissance, signals intelligence.

Intelligence in War: Knowledge of the Enemy from Napoleon to Al-Qaeda, John Keegan. A detailed and wide ranging look at the role of intelligence in warfare covering a big historical period from Napoleon to the present day.

It offers many interesting insights but is slightly weaker on post World War two aspects. IMPORTANT DATES AND COUNTERINTELLIGENCE EVENTS COUNTERINTELLIGENCE IN WORLD WAR II January US Chamber of Commerce publishes Communists Within the Govern- ment: The Facts and the Program, warning of “Communist infiltration.” 5 March Army Intelligence Division advises field commands that, within policyFile Size: 68KB.

The mystery of Lord Victor Rothschild’s () connections to Soviet intelligence has vexed researchers for over a half century now. As the scion of an ultra-wealthy banking house and confidante to Winston Churchill, Rothschild was an influential figure in Britain’s power elite for decades, occupying key positions in counterintelligence, the energy sector and strategic policy planning.

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The agency was a military service governed by army laws and regulations, in the same fashion as the Soviet Army or the MVD Internal most of the KGB archives remain classified, two online documentary sources are available.

Its main functions were foreign intelligence, counter-intelligence, operative-investigatory activities, guarding the State border of the USSR, guarding the Agency executives: First: Ivan Serov, Chairman. The exception was during the early and mids when.

After the Russian civil war ended in with the Bolshevik victory, a secret war proceeded, which pitted the British and French secret services against In addition, spies and counter-intelligence agents.

Early life and Russian Civil War. Skoblin was a cavalry officer in Lavr Kornilov′s Division of the White Russian Army during the Russian Civil War, – It is believed that he met his wife, Nadezhda Plevitskaya, during the war. Plevitskaya was a committed Bolshevik considered to be a great beauty, who had been traveling the front singing and entertaining Red Army troops.

Plum was a member of one of the Civil War's least appreciated groups of military specialists: the code-crackers. They were underappreciated because, without the benefit of precedents like the breaking of German Enigma and Japanese "Purple" codes in World War II, the leaders of the North and South had no idea how dramatically a good code-cracker.

A Russian-born American lobbyist who once was a Soviet counterintelligence officer was also at the June meeting with Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer. The White movement and its military arm the White Army, also known as the White Guard or the White, was a loose confederation of Anti-Communist forces that fought the Bolsheviks, also known as the Reds, in the Russian Civil War (–/3) and, to a lesser extent, continued operating as militarized associations both outside and within Active: In Russia: –23, Abroad: until s.

Bortnevskii, Viktor G. White Intelligence and Counter-intelligence during the Russian Civil War. Carl Beck Papers in Russian and East European Studies Pittsburgh, PA:.

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intelligence and counterintelligence efforts.COINTELPRO The FBI began COINTELPRO—short for Counterintelligence Program—in to disrupt the activities of the Communist Party of the United States. In the s, it was expanded to include a number of other domestic groups, such as the Ku Klux Klan, the Socialist Workers Party, and the Black Panther Party.

All COINTELPRO operations were ended in