MI5 chief says UK facing "nasty mix" of threatsNew legislation is expected to make a big difference in bringing the law up to date in criminalizing what foreign espionage agents get up to inside Britain.
11:30, 15 October 2020
Russian spy bailed out in Kherson as probe continuesTetiana Kuzmych had been spying for Russia, gathering intel on Ukrainian government agencies.
13:10, 06 October 2020
Bulgaria expelling two Russian diplomats on espionage chargesThis is the third such incident over the past 12 months.
23:50, 23 September 2020
Norwegian arrested in Oslo on charges of spying for RussiaNorway security operatives say the suspect has handed to a foreign power information that could harm national interests.
11:00, 18 August 2020
U.S. Navy sailor charged with giving classified information to Russian – mediaMilitary court documents don't say what kind of information he's accused of giving the Russian or how he knew the person.
23:05, 19 July 2020
SBU presses charges against Russian GRU operative who handled senior asset in Ukrainian gov'tThe asset, former chief of protocol in Ukraine's Cabinet, had earlier pleaded guilty and sentenced before being handed over to Russia in a major swap effort in September 2019.
12:00, 27 May 2020
Russian diplomats in Norway tied to spy agency – mediaNorwegians cultivated as sources of information "don't realize" that the diplomats are also basically spies, counterintelligence chief notes.
23:50, 06 May 2020
SBU nabs Russian spy who gathered intel on Ukrainian missile systems (Photo, video)The perpetrator had been working on FSB instructions.
19:20, 06 May 2020
Russia's FSB reports about detention of Ukrainian 'terrorist' in occupied Crimea (Video)He has been remanded in custody.
19:30, 15 April 2020
SBU reveals top mole in own ranks working for RussiansThe major general had been gathering intelligence and could even be involved in plotting terrorist acts, the investigation says.
15:00, 14 April 2020
Think tank: La Stampa's findings on intel-gathering nature of Russian "aid" mission in Italy confirmedRussian aid sent to Italy is, in fact, useless, while among troops deployed there are not just military doctors, but also intelligence operatives, spec-ops officers, and military chemists, the report says.
20:40, 09 April 2020
Ukrainian espionage incident highlights ongoing Russian naval shortcomings – mediaRussia is lacking important technology available in Ukraine's defense sector.
19:20, 07 April 2020
Classified defense data leak in Ukraine: name of suspected official revealedThe SBU security agency earlier said its operatives had exposed an A-grade public servant.
10:20, 03 April 2020
Chinese spy gets 10 years in prison in UkraineSBU operatives caught the perpetrator red-handed during a sting raid upon his attempt to obtain classified papers.
21:45, 13 March 2020
U.S. arrests Mexican spying for RussiaThe man had been directed by his handler to take a photo of a license plate of the vehicle owned by a U.S. government official.
13:20, 19 February 2020
SBU exposes network of terrorist informants in DonbasThe human asset network had been operating in Liman district of Donetsk region.
18:30, 24 January 2020
Bloomberg: Bulgaria investigated two Russian diplomats over espionageProsecutors, who didn't identify the two people, said they'd notified the Foreign Ministry.
13:43, 24 January 2020
Russian woman with FSB ties tried to get hired by Ukraine defense ministry, SBU saysThe position she applied for would provide access to classified information.
14:20, 21 January 2020
Ukraine's counterintel delivers annual report: 90 sentenced for high treason, terrorismThe agency has also exposed spies operating under diplomatic cover, namely six "diplomats" were declared "non grata".
15:15, 27 December 2019
Woman suspected of spying for Ukraine detained in occupied Sevastopol – Russian mediaThe woman had been "purposefully collecting" military secrets, according to the FSB.
12:20, 29 November 2019