Vitaly Shlykov was a spymaster in the GRU, Russian deputy minister of defence and founder of the influential Council for Foreign and Defense Policy. Wikipedia*
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Vitaly Shlykov has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Forum. Most appearances with Donald Rumsfeld (2), Carl Vuono (2), Alfred M. Gray Jr. (2). Most common tags: Strategic Defense Initiative, Soviet Union.