Navy captain in Italian spy scandal was desperate

2022-04-05
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Italy’s spy thriller took a decidedly mundane turn Thursday with indications that the Italian Navy captain accused of passing classified documents to Russia was desperate for extra money to pay his mortgage and support his four childrenThe kits being distributed at pharmacies. Some teachers chose to hold classes outdoors..

Walter Biot, an Italian Navy frigate captain most recently assigned to a policy position at the Defense Ministry, was being held at Rome’s Regina Coeli prison. During a preliminary interrogation Thursdayre going to end up i, he exercised his right to not answer prosecutors’ questions or make a statementbut those numbers will double ove, Italian news reports saidThe end of July..

Biot was arrested on espionage charges Tuesday after he was allegedly caught passing a pen drive of classified documents, including some on NATO operations, to a Russian Embassy official in exchange for 5,000 euros ($5,900)Transportation Reporter. He had been trailed for months by Italian intelligence officials.

A Rome judge on Thursday confirmed his arrest and denied his request for house detention, the ANSA and LaPresse news agencies reportedThe horizon with shift in vaccination strategy, some experts say. His lawyer, Roberto De Vita, didn’t immediately respond to calls or an email seeking comment.

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