The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB

The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB

Irina Borogan


The defense companies have performed a central—and usually mysterious—role at key turning issues in Russia through the tumultuous years following the Soviet cave in: from the Moscow condo residence bombings and theater siege, to the conflict in Chechnya and the Beslan college bloodbath. during this riveting research, intrepid reporters penetrate the key international of the FSB and illustrate how the protection providers have developed right into a ruthless, violently strong strength that's inextricably woven into smooth Russia’s primary make-up, and has turn into extra shadowy than its predecessor, the Soviet KGB.

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