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Pavel Artem’evich Artem’ev

Pavel Artem’ev, USSR General, state security officer.

Background

  • Artem’ev, Pavel was born in 1897.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Frunze Military Academy, 1938.

    Career

    • Joined the Red Army, 1918. Made his career in special state security detachments. Divisional commander of NKVD troops, 1938.

      Commander of NKVD troops, 1941, and at the same time commander of the Moscow defence zone, 1941-1943.

    Religion

    Religion is bad because it divides people, and is a cause of conflict and war.

    Views

    The emphasis on peaceful coexistence doesn’t mean that the Soviet Union accepted a static world with clear lines. Socialism is inevitable and the "correlations of forces" were moving towards socialism.

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    Born 1897
    Died 1979
    (aged 82)
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