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10 alleged Russian secret agents arrested

By idaflo | February 28th, 2010 | No Comments » 

Four couples among those detained on East Coast as “deep cover” agents

WASHINGTON  from MSNBC— Ten Russian intelligence officers have been arrested in the U.S. for allegedly serving as illegal agents tasked with recruiting political sources and gathering information to send back to Moscow, the Justice Department said Monday.

Eight of 10 were arrested Sunday for allegedly carrying out long-term, “deep cover” assignments on behalf of Russia. Two others were arrested for allegedly participating in the same Russian intelligence program within the United States….(continue reading here)

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