21 June 2021

Germany arrests Russian scientist for allegedly spying for Moscow

timesofisrael.com

Ilnur N., employed by an unnamed university, is believed to have met with Russian agents at least three timesBERLIN (AFP) — German police have arrested a Russian scientist working at an unidentified university, accusing him of spying for Moscow, prosecutors said on Monday, in a case that risks further inflaming bilateral tensions.Federal prosecutors said in a statement that the suspect, identified only as Ilnur N., had been taken into custody on Friday on suspicion of “working for a Russian [...]