French officer suspected of espionage for Russia | Abroad

The man was working for NATO on a base in Italy and is said to have passed on the classified information a dozen days ago.

He was arrested in Paris by the internal security service DGSI and imprisoned in Santé prison, according to the news channel. The suspect was on vacation in France and was about to return to work in Italy.

Defense Secretary Florence Parly confirmed on Sunday that an officer is being prosecuted for espionage based on a Defense investigation, and that the case is now on trial.

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