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Germany detains Russian couple on spying charge


October 22nd, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) German Special Forces have detained a Russian husband-wife duo on charges of spying, reported Deutsche Welle, the country's international broadcaster, Saturday.The couple, who have not ... Read more...

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Former Russian spy Chapman moves court over video


July 29th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former spy Anna Chapman has filed a lawsuit for compensation for 10 million rubles ($362,000) over use of her video image.Chapman's conflict with the News ... Read more...

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Former Russian spy sentenced 25 years for helping U.S.


June 28th, 2011 - 7:05 am ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A former Russian spy who helped U.S. authorities was sentenced on Monday to 25 years in prison by a Russian military court, local media reported.Alexander Poteyev, who ... Read more...

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Iran dismantles US-linked spy network, arrests 30 CIA agents


May 22nd, 2011 - 3:27 am ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN (BNO NEWS) -- The Iranian Intelligence Ministry announced on Saturday that it has identified and dismantled a spy network affiliated to the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), the semi-official Fars ... Read more...

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Anna Chapman spy ring ‘traitor’ charged with treason


May 4th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 4 (ANI): A Russian spy who betrayed agent Anna Chapman and nine others has been charged with treason and desertion.Alexander Poteyev, the second-in-command of Russia's clandestine operations in ... Read more...

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Russian spy Anna Chapman pours her heart out


April 17th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) Former Russian spy Anna Chapman, who was involved in a high-profile spy swap with the US, has finally broken her silence over her life as a ... Read more...

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Sexy Russian spy Anna Chapman says she was proud to be British


April 16th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16(ANI): Anna Chapman has broken her silence over life as a sexy Russian spy and claimed that she was proud to be British.Chapman became a United Kingdom citizen when she ... Read more...

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Two deported Russian spies file property claim against U.S.


March 28th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- Two members of a Russian spy ring, disrupted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) last year, on Monday filed property claim against the United States in ... Read more...

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Chinese cyber spies hit British computers


February 5th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) A Chinese internet spy ring has penetrated Britain's government computer networks with malicious software, the Guardian reported.British foreign secretary William Hague told a security conference in Munich that ... Read more...

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Ireland reveals name of expelled Russian diplomat


February 4th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by BNO News
DUBLIN, IRELAND (BNO NEWS) -- The Irish Times on Friday said that the Russian diplomat who was expelled over fake passports is a senior official in the embassy's consular section.Alexander Smirnov was ... Read more...

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Russia to retaliate for diplomat’s expulsion from Ireland


February 2nd, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- Russia on Wednesday vowed to retaliate for the expulsion of a diplomat from Ireland for alleged involvement in espionage, RIA Novosti reported.Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Vladimir Titov ... Read more...

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Russian diplomat expelled from Ireland over fake passports


February 2nd, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by BNO News
DUBLIN, IRELAND (BNO NEWS) -- Ireland on Tuesday expelled a Russian diplomat over his involvement in the production of six fake Irish passports used for espionage, the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Information in the public good (Comment)


December 12th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Rajiv Dogra Julian Assagne's fatal mistake was the interview he gave last month to a journalist. In this, he claimed to have information about a major American bank that ... Read more...

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Double agent being hunted for exposing Anna Chapman spy ring


November 12th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A senior Russian secret agent is on the run after it emerged that he was also doubling as an agent for the United States. It emerged ... Read more...

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Anna Chapman’s Traitor, Colonel Scherbakov, Being Hunted By Russia


November 12th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russia has sent a "hit squad" to eliminate the traitor colonel belonging to the SVR, the Russian Foreign Intelligence Service. It has been concluded that this ... Read more...

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Russian ‘Double Agent’ Named by Kremlin in Moscow Newspaper


November 12th, 2010 - 3:57 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Russian newspaper known as ‘Kommersant’ has named the man which the Kremlin says is responsible for the spy ring bust which occurred in the United States last ... Read more...

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Newspaper names ‘double agent’ that helped U.S. to break up Russian spy ring


November 11th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- A colonel from the Russian foreign intelligence agency, surnamed Shcherbakov, was the agent who helped the U.S. to break up a Russian spy ring earlier this year, a ... Read more...

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Russian spook Anna Chapman rejected MI6 deal


August 8th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.8 (ANI): Spooks at Britain's MI6 tried to broker a deal with Russian spy Anna Chapman minutes before she flew to Moscow, a security source has claimed.Intelligence officers approached the secret ... Read more...

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New Russian Bombshell “Spy” Anna Fermanova Busted


July 29th, 2010 - 2:31 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just after the very public break up of the Russian spy ring in which Russian bombshell Anna Chapman was shipped back to the country, authorities have found ... Read more...

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Russian spy’s plastic doll model goes on sale


July 25th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 25 (IANS) Enterprising doll manufacturers have made plastic doll models of Russian spy Anna Chapman, including the one in which she is featured topless with a gun, and ... Read more...

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Anna Chapman Resurfaces As A Doll


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Anna Chapman, the Russian secret agent is back on the soil of the United States, this time as a toy in the hands ... Read more...

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Russian spy tells ‘A Tale of Two Cities’ on Facebook


July 14th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Russian spy Anna Chapman has resurfaced on the online social networking website Facebook, posting quotes from Victorean era novel "A Tale of Two Cities", one of the ... Read more...

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US was aware of Russian spy ring days before arrests


July 10th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): The Obama administration was aware of the existence of the Russian spy ring at least a fortnight before the actual arrests were carried out.According to the New ... Read more...

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Russian spies deported in ’spy swap deal’


July 9th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Ten Russian spies, who pleaded guilty in one of the biggest spy ring busts in recent history, have boarded a plane chartered by the U.S. Government and are ... Read more...

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Spy swap talk grows (Lead, Changing dateline)


July 8th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 8 (DPA) Ten Russian spy suspects are expected to be arraigned Thursday afternoon in a joint appearance in a New York federal court, fuelling discussion about a possible swap with ... Read more...

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Former intelligence chief warns of threat to Britain from Russian spies


July 4th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 4(ANI): Former head of MI5, Stella Rimington believes that Russia still possesses "a very large and well-resourced intelligence community" which remains a threat to British economic and security interests."The successor ... Read more...

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Two Russian spy suspects admit to using fake names to live in US


July 3rd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): Two members of the alleged Russian spy ring have confessed to using fake names and backgrounds to live in the United States as a couple for years, a ... Read more...

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Russian spy admits ‘working for state intelligence service’


July 2nd, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): A suspected Russian spy, Juan Lazaro, recently arrested by US authorities has confirmed his ties with the Russian intelligence service.According to The Telegraph, US authorities have confirmed suspect ... Read more...

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Russian spy suspect admits guilt in US court


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (DPA) One of the individuals accused of participating in a Russian spy ring in the US has admitted to his role as several of the suspects made court appearances ... Read more...

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Obama working to rebuild US-Russia ties despite spy ring expose


July 1st, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): President Barack Obama is seeking to transform the relationship between the US and Russia, notwithstanding the arrest of a Russian spy ring earlier this week.According to the ... Read more...

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Russian spy suspect missing after jumping bail in Cyprus


July 1st, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Athens/Nicosia, July 1 (DPA) A suspect wanted by the US for involvement in a Russian spy ring has gone missing in Cyprus, less than 24 hours after being released on bail, officials ... Read more...

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Spy row won’t affect Russia-US ties: Putin


June 30th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin expressed the hope that the arrests of 10 Russians for spying on the US will not hamper diplomatic ties between the ... Read more...

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Nabbed Russian spies were trained, but seemed to fall short on targets: US


June 30th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): American officials believe the suspected Russian spy ring rolled up by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) this week had everything it needed for world-class espionage-excellent training, cutting-edge ... Read more...

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‘Russian femme fatale’ spy Chapman becomes US tabloid darling


June 30th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): A Russian girl, 'Anna Chapman', has hogged the media attention, with almost all US tabloids projecting her glamorous pictures as a 'Russian spy' who communicated with a ... Read more...

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US says arrest of 11 Russian Spies will not affect ties between both countries


June 30th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): The Obama administration has revealed that the President had been briefed a 'number of times' about the investigation, which led to the arrest of 11 people accused of ... Read more...

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