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Russian court convicts former U.S. marine for 16 years over spying charges

A Russian court convicted former U.S. marine Paul Whelan of spying for the United States on Monday and sentenced him to 16 years in jail. Whelan, who holds U.S., British, Canadian and Irish passports, was detained by agents from Russia‚Äôs Federal Security Service in a Moscow hotel room on Dec. 28, 2018 as he prepared […]