| Chief --- FEDOROV, Vladimir,
Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 6 Nov 01).
["Fyodorov was born in the town of Shchyolkovo,
Moscow region, in 1949. He graduated from the western languages department
in the Military Institute of Foreign Languages in 1975 and the Military
Diplomatic Academy in 1983. Held various posts in the General Staff's Main
Intelligence Directorate. Prior to his current appointment he was Russia's
military attache in Syria" (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 6 Nov 01).]