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    Ryan Fogle, a US diplomat working as a third secretary in the embassy’s political department, was detained on the night of May 13 as he attempted to recruit an officer from one of Russia's special services. Later the diplomat was declared persona non grata.

    The detention of a US diplomat suspected of espionage, heat in Moscow and solar flares made the headlines this week.

    The detention of a US diplomat suspected of espionage, heat in Moscow and solar flares made the headlines this week.

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