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33 results for KGB

23 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Jan 10, 201854A"The Spy Who Loved Me" org.Sen. Joe Donnelly and Michael S. Maurer
Sun Dec 10, 201771AOld C.I.A. foeErik Agard and Laura Braunstein
Wed Jun 21, 201747ASpy org. in Bond moviesBruce Haight
Sun May 28, 201790AEmployer of the Bond girl in "The Spy Who Loved Me," for shortAndrew Zhou
Sun May 21, 2017111DOrg. in a le Carré novelRandolph Ross
Tue Jun 28, 20166AEnemy org. in many a spy thrillerAlex Vratsanos
Mon Jun 6, 201638DC.I.A. : U.S. :: ___ : Soviet UnionMary Lou Guizzo
Sat Jan 9, 201644AHush-hush org.Jason Flinn
Thu Jul 30, 201536DSource of some shadows, for shortBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Dec 10, 201451AU.S.S.R. security org.Tom McCoy
Sun Jul 13, 201490DFormer employer for Vladimir Putin, for shortTom McCoy
Mon Oct 29, 201225DSpy grp. dissolved in 1991Gareth Bain
Thu Dec 8, 201132DAnti-Bond org.Daniel A. Finan
Wed Dec 7, 20111DPutin's former org. (2)Julian Lim
Sat Sep 3, 20119DFormer org. for Azerbaijani president Heydar AliyevPeter Wentz
Sun Mar 2, 200831DVladimir Putin's onetime org. (2)Patrick Blindauer and Tony Orbach
Tue Jun 12, 200728DPutin's former org. (2)Jonathan Gersch
Tue Jun 5, 200763AFormer Vladimir Putin org. (2)Barry C. Silk
Wed Nov 1, 200624DOrg. in which Putin was once an officerPaula Gamache
Sun Feb 29, 200414ABackground of Vladimir Putin, for shortPatrick Merrell
Wed Aug 13, 200360DFormer Vladimir Putin org. (2)Charles E. Gersch
Sat Sep 28, 200238DCold war grp.Raymond Hamel
Tue Feb 15, 200031AVladimir Putin's onetime org. (2)Frances Hansen

10 results for KGB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Apr 1, 199250AU.S.S.R. snoopsLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Sun Apr 7, 199146ARussian C.I.A.Valerie MeunierMaleska
Tue Jul 17, 199038DSoviet agcy.Lois SidwayMaleska
Fri Jan 26, 199058DU.S.S.R. security policePatterson PeppleMaleska
Tue Jul 18, 198958DU.S.S.R. security policeJohn DreyerMaleska
Fri May 8, 198746AU.S.S.R. security groupJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sun Apr 29, 198492DMVD followerLouis BaronMaleska
Fri Aug 20, 198255DRussian C.I.A.CometaMaleska
Sun Aug 15, 19829DA successor to 46 AcrossLouis BaronMaleska
Tue Aug 26, 197550DRussian secret policeJohn PrytzWeng