Born June 12, 1957 in Moscow.
In 1979 he graduated from the International Office Faculty of Journalism. He specialized in Japan.
From 1979 - Correspondent, international columnist of weekly magazine "New Era", from 1993 to 1996 - the editor of the international department - deputy editor of the newspaper "Izvestia". He was a member of the editorial board of the newspaper "Izvestia".
. Since 1996 - the leading weekly program "De facto" on the TV channel "Russia".
. January 1997 - the leading weekly information and journalistic program "The whole world".
. In June - July 1997 on the TV channel "TV-Center" were shown documentary of L
"Red Monarch" of Kim Il-Seine and the "heir to the throne" of his successor, Kim Jong-il. After the airing of the first programs of its author and his family were attacked by members of the Embassy of DPRK. By decision of the leadership of the DPRK, he was also sentenced to death.
. From September 1997 to April 1999 - author and host of the weekly current affairs program "The whole world without borders."
. Since November 1997 - author and host of the weekly program "Late-night dining.
. In 1997 - the author of the weekly current affairs program "The seventh day" ( "TV-Center").
. From January 1998 - author and presenter of journalistic program "special folder".
. Since September 1999 - and leading commentator on a daily current affairs program "Events".
. Standing by and member of the Editorial Board of "New Era" by the journal "Expert".
. Author of more than ten books, detective stories, translated into English, Japanese, Spanish, Polish, etc.
He speaks German and French.
Favorite country - Japan.
Author of books "Yevgeny Primakov. History of a career "(Moscow, 1999) and the Chairmen of the KGB."
. He has a son Vitaly.
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