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Finland in the World History of Intelligence and Espionage
Finland in the World History of Intelligence and Espionage

Author(s): Alexandru Popescu
Subject(s): History
Published by: Editura Cetatea de Scaun
Keywords: Finland; espionage; intelligence; KGB; the Cold War

Summary/Abstract: This article approaches the role of Finland in the fascinating world of espionage and intelligence of the 20th century. The importance of this country as a “black market” of intelligence during the inter-war period, the World War II and the Cold War is investigated in the light of the published literature and archival documents. During the Cold War, Finland exceeded her overall international importance in regard to intelligence and espionage, famous world secret services being very active in this country, such as the KGB, CIA, STASI, to quote only a few. Gradually, Finland is coming to terms with this concealed part of her history.

  • Issue Year: 2008
  • Issue No: 10
  • Page Range: 87-98
  • Page Count: 1
  • Language: English