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Lawyer: Suspected US spy had classified docs on him

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

MOSCOW - The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that his client was given a flash drive containing Russian “state secrets” before he was arrested, but did not know he had them and had not looked at them.
Paul Whelan, a former U.S. Marine, was detained in Moscow at the end of December. The arrest raised speculation that he could be swapped for one of the Russians held in the U.S., such as gun rights activist Maria Butina, who has pleaded guilty to acting as a foreign agent in the U.S.
Whelan made his first public appearance in court on...
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American charged with spying in Russia allegedly had classified docs

American charged with spying in Russia allegedly had classified docs

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

MOSCOW - The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said Tuesday that classified Russian materials were found on him when he was arrested. Paul Whelan, a former U.S. Marine, was arrested in Moscow at the end of December. The arrest raised speculation that he could be swapped for...
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Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

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‘Hour of grief': Pakistan's PM Khan condemns ‘horrific terrorist attack' in...

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Easter forecast: Sunny and 60s with sprinkles possible this afternoon

Easter forecast: Sunny and 60s with sprinkles possible this afternoon

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Giuliani says using Hillary Clinton dirt hacked by Russians was OK

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Breezy and warm today, storm chances tonight, cooler tomorrow

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At least 138 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

At least 138 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

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Washington state senator slammed for saying nurses 'play cards' for...

Washington state senator slammed for saying nurses 'play cards' for 'considerable amount of the day'

A Washington state senator has drawn the ire of nurses after remarks she made suggesting that nurses in smaller hospitals "probably play cards for a considerable amount of the... Read more ...