The latest news on KGB
The FX spy thriller succeeds in areas many TV dramas struggle.
The Americans depicts married KGB officers embedded in the United States.
Alger Hiss, Elizabeth Bentley, and Bernard Redmont are the subjects of scrutiny.
This story originally appeared in the October 13, 1986, issue of U.S.News & World Report.
Moscow correspondent Nicholas Daniloff was a Cold War pawn—just as that era was coming to an end.
In 1986, Nicholas Daniloff became the focus of world attention after he was jailed by the KGB.
In the Litvinenko murder, the key suspect is safe in Russia.