Medical diagnosis: "Paranoid not tolerate any objections. They are constantly trying to find out the relationship and enter into serious conflicts with others, demanding their unquestioning obedience. All around they are suspected of spiteful attitude. They are generally high opinion of himself and his mental abilities ". In Yeltsin's biographers always had a question - how he managed to slip through the sieve of the KGB? Indeed, the appointment to the post of first secretary of the Sverdlovsk Regional Party Committee - this is not going to college. Here, the candidate should be checking to the third generation, but much deeper. And everything, as they say, in plain sight: grandfather - repressed fist, his father - the enemy of the people. Yes, with a pedigree to his stately chair and close they did not have to happen. But it made, and thus there is little doubt that a personal matter and the biography of Yeltsin have been studied to the smallest point. The unequivocal answer to this perennial question does not exist. Some believe that the KGB workers for the simple carelessness missed this issue in mind, because all the activities of Boris Yeltsin was in sight. He's like a tank, I moved forward and upward, his leadership qualities were so obvious that the provincial security officers were fascinated by this nugget and looked even in his own business. And if they looked, then, without seeing in it the direct evidence of "sedition", did not "dig" deeper.