KYIV (FNI) - The special services of the Russian FSB exposed the spy, who worked for more than 10 years at US civil service in the US Embassy in Moscow. Suspicion of espionage was made to her in 2016 during the annual audit. They did not dismiss the FSB agent Immediately, hoping to get information, what exactly the woman in the embassy researched.
According to The Guardian, she had access to internal correspondence and e-mail of embassy staff and diplomats.
"Congress is always looking for Russian hackers, who then recruits. It is possible that the information that attacked the servers of the Democratic Party during the presidential elections in the US in 2016 went directly from the embassy, "The Guardian reports.
Recall that recently the US government sentenced a 29-year-old Russian citizen Maria Butina, who worked as an agent in the US in favor of Russia, interfered in political groups and was a supporter of granting US citizens the free right to own weapons. Maria Butina was arrested an hour after the meeting between President Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. She was immediately transferred to prison before the trial began.