Chekist

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Chekist in a narrower meaning is an agent of the Cheka (ChK), in a broader meaning is an agent of Cheka and its descendants NKVD, KGB, FSB, Lubyanka (see Lubyanka Building).

It may relate to:

  • Cheka, first of a succession of Soviet state security organizations
  • Chekism, term for influence of Soviet state security organizations
  • The Chekist, a 1992 Russian film