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Malinovsky

[mal-uh-nawf-skee, -nof-, mah-luh-; Russian muh-lyi-nawf-skyee] /ˌmæl əˈnɔf ski, -ˈnɒf-, ˌmɑ lə-; Russian mə lyɪˈnɔf skyi/
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1.
Rodion Yakovlevich
[ruh-dyi-awn yah-kuh-vlyi-vyich] /rə dyɪˈɔn ˈyɑ kə vlyɪ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA),
1898–1967, Russian army officer: minister of defense of the U.S.S.R. 1957–67.
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  • His real name is not Silberstein, as alleged, but Malinovsky.

  • As we have seen already, Lenine had previously been imposed upon by a notorious secret police agent, Malinovsky.

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