Topic: Sergei Skripal
Spy swap would have ten people arrested in the US exchanged for a number of people in Russian jails, convicted of spying for the West.
07/08/2010 03:24 pm
Quick resolution of the Russia spies case indicates that US-Russia negotiations over the matter have been fairly amicable. During the cold war, spy swaps occurred only after convictions and prison time.
07/08/2010 02:09 pm
Igor Sutyagin is one of several accused US spies is to be traded later today for Anna Chapman and 10 other alleged Russian agents held in the US. A quick spy swap, say Russian analysts, means Russian spies will be home before they can spill many secrets.
07/08/2010 01:43 pm