Russia expels U.S. diplomat for allegedly spying

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Russia expels U.S. diplomat for allegedly spying

May 14, 2013 Updated May 14, 2013 at 12:36 PM EDT

According to a report from USA Today, Russian officials said they have captured an alleged CIA spy this week in Moscow and ordered him expelled from the country.

Russia's security agency said it has detained a U.S. diplomat, claiming he was wearing a wig and carrying spy gear, and attempted to recruit a Russian officer to work as a spy. The Russian Foreign Ministry has ordered the man to leave the country immediately, according to the USA Today story.

Read the report from USA Today HERE.

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