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Yury Perfilev, the KGB station chief in Lebanon, who led the rescue operation in 1985

In 1985 four Soviet diplomats were kidnapped near the Soviet Embassy in Beirut. A month later three of them were released. 21 years later particularly the same happened in Iraq. But why was it impossible to save the Russian diplomats this time? Yury Perfilev, the KGB station chief in Lebanon, who led the rescue operation in 1985 will be on Spotlight to tell us more

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