Andrey Bezrukov and Elena Vasilopitta: Ivan Maslov / Znak.com
Former employees of the foreign intelligence Service (SVR), Andrey Bezrukov and Elena Vavilova, who in 2010 was revealed in the USA, told about the reasons of failures of some spy missions. Their words during a speech in the project “Direct line” reports the publication Znak.com.
Bezrukov expressed the opinion that the cause of frequent messages about the spy scandal — increased world tensions. “Some of them — some kind of leak, it happens. Organizations large, sometimes someone something merges. Part because the enemy works, searches, finds something, they too are professionals,” he said.
According to a former intelligence officer, among such reports are completely false. As an example, he cited the story of the poisoning of the former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the UK.
Vavilov also admitted that the performance of the intelligence affected by the lack of Patriotic education. She stressed that a decline in other countries. “Methods are changing, and the intelligence agencies do not have time to readjust. Any intelligence Agency somewhere in time, somewhere not to do this because you can not be successful everywhere,” she said.
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