ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Reflections on the KGB in Russia

Leonid Shebarshin The former state security system in Russia has not only disintegrated but it has also been functionally deformed. It is losing its capacity to protect the state from foreign danger. In this sense state security is evolving in the same direction as the armed forces and the military industrial complex. This paper evaluates the role of the KGB and the requirements of state security in Russia.

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