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Topic - Anna Chapman
Much of the media, both domestic and foreign, found considerable merriment in the June 2010 announcement of the arrest and expulsion of 10 Russian intelligence agents who were in the United States as "sleeper agents" -- that is, spies who would be dormant while they posed as unremarkable civilians and wormed their ways into positions where they could obtain valuable information.
The FBI rounded up a network of deep-cover Russian spies last year after the group came close to placing an agent near a Cabinet official in the Obama administration, a senior FBI counterspy said Monday as the bureau released once-secret documents on the case.
FBI surveillance tapes, photos and documents released Monday show members of a ring of Russian sleeper spies surreptitiously passing information and money during a decade-long counterintelligence probe that ended in the biggest spy swap since the Cold War.
A senior Russian intelligence officer convicted of working for the United States fled Russia on a train just before the Americans busted his 10 sleeper agents.
The cover of the highly placed U.S. mole in the Russian intelligence service was blown.
Ireland ordered a Russian diplomat to be expelled Tuesday, after an investigation concluded that the country's intelligence service used stolen Irish identities as cover for spies operating in the United States.
Russian spy Anna Chapman has become the new celebrity face of a Moscow bank.
The largest spy swap between the U.S. and Russia since the Cold War unfolded Thursday as 10 people accused of spying in suburban America pleaded guilty to conspiracy and were ordered deported to Russia in exchange for the release of four Russian spies.
Well, well, well - now it appears that even Soviet - strike that! - Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is afflicted by the general mediocrity of the moment. There was never any reason to doubt that the Soviet grasp of the third-rate and meretricious should not survive into the Russian renaissance. A Zil, the cumbersome Soviet limousine, is still a Zil - and no one ever buys a Russian computer if there is one or a Russian hamburger.
One of the suspects in a purported spy ring has confessed to federal agents that he worked for Russia's intelligence service, federal prosecutors said Thursday.
Federal authorities arrested 10 people suspected of carrying out long-term "deep-cover" assignments in the U.S. for Russia that involved integrating into American society as married couples, infiltrating "policy-making circles" in Washington, and recruiting government and business sources.
She said she immediately felt that something was wrong and called her handler in Moscow, who confirmed her suspicions.
She said she immediately felt during the meeting that something was wrong and called her handler in Moscow, who confirmed her suspicions.