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Russian bribery case shines light on failed counterintelligence operation

18 April 2019

Russian bribery case shines light on failed counterintelligence operation FBI headquarters in Washington, DC. (Credit: Brunswyk via Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0) )

In a politically charged case, defence lawyers for a US transportation executive cry foul over the government’s late disclosure that an alleged co-conspirator was working undercover for the FBI.