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Russia detains ex-journalist, accusing him of passing secrets to West

1 month ago   |   By National Post

MOSCOW - Russian security forces detained a former journalist who works as an aide to the head of Russia's space agency on Tuesday and accused him of treason, saying he had passed military secrets to an unnamed NATO power.
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Adviser to Russian Space Agency chief arrested on suspicion of passing information to NATO intelligence

Adviser to Russian Space Agency chief arrested on suspicion of passing information to NATO intelligence

1 month ago   |   By RT

The adviser to the head of Russia's space agency, Roscosmos, was arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of treason. Formerly a journalist, Ivan Safronov was working at Roscosmos for two months.
According to Russia's Federal Security Service, the FSB, Safronov is accused of working for a foreign intelligence agency, and passing secret information about military technology and the Russian defense industry to an unspecified NATO country. His arrest does not concern his current work with Roscosmos.
Earlier, media speculation linked his arrest to his previous reporting on the military-industrial...
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Russian Space Agency Says Adviser to CEO Detained for Treason

1 month ago   |   By Bloomberg

Russian investigators have detained an adviser to the head of the country's space agency on charges of treason, Roscosmos said Tuesday.
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Russia detains ex-journalist, now aide to space agency chief, on treason charges

1 month ago   |   By National Post

MOSCOW - Russian authorities on Tuesday detained a former journalist who works as an aide to the head of Russia's space agency and accused him of state treason, Roscosmos said, a charge that could see him jailed for up to two decades if found guilty.
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Aide to head of Russian space agency detained on treason charges -Roscosmos

1 month ago   |   By National Post

MOSCOW - An aide to the head of Roscosmos, Russia's space agency, was detained by the authorities on Tuesday and charged with state treason, Roscosmos said in a statement.
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