Spymania - Back with a Vengeance?

posted 22 Jun 2012, 17:58 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 22 Jun 2012, 18:03 ]
Source: HRO.org (info), 21/06/12 

· Security services  · St. Petersburg & Leningrad region 

On 20th June, St. Petersburg City Court sentenced two professors from the Voenmekh Baltic State Technical University to 12.5 and 12 years in a strict regime penal colony on charges of disclosing confidential information about the Bulava missile, reports Grani.ru citing RIA Novosti. The investigation concluded that Yevgeny Afanasyev and Svyatoslav Bobyshev during a business trip to China went “equipped with confidential information classified as state secrets, which they passed on there to Chinese military intelligence officers in exchange for financial reward”. [Read more]