Portuguese spy selling classified NATO information to Russia arrested in Italy

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The double spy was arrested for alleged espionage crimes, corruption and violation of state secrecy

The Portuguese spy was identified by local media, as Frederico Carvalhao and was arrested the moment he was giving classified documents to a Russian national


A Portuguese spy, working for the country’s intelligence agency SIS was arrested in Rome while he was selling classified NATO documents to a Russian national.

“As a result of excellent coordination between the public prosecutor, the judicial police and the SIS, and the level of international cooperation with the Italian authorities, two people were arrested in Rome for alleged espionage crimes, corruption and violation of state secrecy,” said a statement from the Portuguese police after the a...


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