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Valentin Mikhailovich Falin

Valentin FALIN, diplomat. Staff member of the USSR Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1952-1956; Central Audit Commission, of CPSU; CPSU Central Committee 1986-1989, member since 1989; Congress of People's Deputies since 1989.

Background

  • Falin, Valentin was born in 1926 in Leningrad.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow Institute of International Relations in 1950.

    Career

    • Entered the Diplomatic Service. Posts in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1952-1970. Councillor, Deputy Chief of the 3rd European Department Chief of the 2nd European Department, member of the Collegium, and Chief of the 3rd European Department Elected to the Cen Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, 1976.

      1st Deputy of the International Information Dept, of the Central Committee, 1972-1982. Political observer for Izvestia, 1982. Ambassador to West Germany, 1984-1986.

      Chief of the Novosti Press.

    Religion

    Religion is a tool used by the ruling classes for the masses to relieve their suffering via the act of experiencing religious emotions.

    Views

    Communist Party of the Soviet Union is the guiding force of all socialist countries, and the nucleus of their political system.

    Membership

    Staff USSR Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1952-1956. Central Audit Commission, of CPSU. CPSU Central Committee 1986-1989, member since 1989.

    Congress of People's Deputies since 1989.
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