Smit [Smith]

An OGPU foreign intelligence (INO] cover name which appeared in the notes on KGB foreign intelligence files taken in the mid-1990s by the former KGB officer and journalist Alexander Vassiliev. This cover name was identified in Vassiliev’s notebooks as belonging to “Chivin,” an “illegalresident of an “OGPU special operations group headed by Jacob Serebryansky,” who later “refused to return to the USSR.”