1954-1957 Chief Editor, newspaper “Komsomolskaya pravda”. 1958-1960 Deputy Chief Editor, newspaper “Pravda”. At 1954 All-Union Communist Youth League Congress elected member and Bureau member of the Central Committee.
1956-1959 member, and Deputy Chairman, Organization Bureau, USSR Union of Journalists. Since 1958 member, Committee the Defense of Peace. 1958 headed USSR Union of Journalists’ delegation at 4th Congress of International Organ, of Journalists, Hungary.