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  • Spy swap reportedly underway between US and Russia

    Spy swap reportedly underway between US and Russia

    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.

  • Russia spies case rushes to a close. Why the hurry?

    Russia spies case rushes to a close. Why the hurry?

    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.

  • What Russia gains from US-Russia spy swap

    What Russia gains from US-Russia spy swap

    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.