Former Soviet spymaster Yuri Drozdov ran an outfit of agents known as the illegals, who adopted the identities of the dead in the West. Photo: Rossiiskaya Gazeta Former Soviet spymaster Yuri Drozdov ran an outfit of agents known as the illegals, who adopted the identities of the dead in the West. Photo: Rossiiskaya Gazeta
Former Soviet spymaster Yuri Drozdov ran an outfit of agents known as the illegals, who adopted the identities of the dead in the West. Photo: Rossiiskaya Gazeta
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Yuri Drozdov, Soviet spymaster who worked in Mao’s China then planted agents across the West, dies at 91

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Former Soviet spymaster Yuri Drozdov ran an outfit of agents known as the illegals, who adopted the identities of the dead in the West. Photo: Rossiiskaya Gazeta Former Soviet spymaster Yuri Drozdov ran an outfit of agents known as the illegals, who adopted the identities of the dead in the West. Photo: Rossiiskaya Gazeta
Former Soviet spymaster Yuri Drozdov ran an outfit of agents known as the illegals, who adopted the identities of the dead in the West. Photo: Rossiiskaya Gazeta
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