The Executive Branch

Foreign Intelligence Service

  • Address: 51/10 Ostozhenka, FIS Press-Office, Moscow 119034
  • Telephone/fax: +7(499) 245-33-68; +7 (499) 255-79-38
  • Official Website:
Head of the Foreign Intelligence Service

The Foreign Intelligence Service consists of several special state agencies – foreign intelligence bodies of the Russian Federation – and is a vital part of Russia's security system aimed at protecting the individual, society and the state from external threats by using the means and resources stipulated in this Federal Law.