Russian scientist charged with treason for allegedly leaking hypersonic missile secrets to the West

Business Insider | 7/24/2018 | Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
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A 74-year-old researcher at a Russian rocket and spacecraft design facility has been charged with treason for allegedly giving classified information on hypersonic technology to a NATO country.

The scientist, Viktor Kudryavtsev, is reportedly being held at the Lefortovo jail in Moscow and has pleaded not guilty.

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A 74-year-old researcher at a Russian rocket and spacecraft design facility has reportedly been charged with treason for allegedly giving classified information to a NATO country.

The Russian newspaper Kommersant reported on July 23 that Viktor Kudryavtsev of the Central Research Institute for Machine Building is accused of passing classified data on hypersonic technology...
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