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Artist or CreatorEmmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]
Title or Caption"It's because you are NOT on the list, comrade spy-master Sneekinski, that we're posting you to Siberia!"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date27 Sep 1971
FormatArtwork
Size38.50 x 54cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcriptUSSR
Soviet Embassy
K.G.B. Division
Sacked Spy List
Person DepictedBrezhnev; Leonid Ilyich (1906-1982)
NotesNews: 27 Sep: The Soviet Union protested to Britain about the mass expulsion of Soviet officials from London. She threatened to take "corresponding measures in reply" if the British Government did not reconsider the matter. The Soviet note linked the British move with an accusation that British policy had been hindering East-West détente and a conference on European security. ...[The Times]
Subjectsdeportation
prisoners
Siberia
prisons
KGB
communism
internal security forces
Russia
USSR
diplomats
Espionage
Cold War
embassies
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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