The American soldier Charles Briggs is accused of passing classified information to “a person with Russian citizenship.” This publication reports The Virginian-Pilot with reference to the materials of the military court.
It is noted that Briggs used a work computer to obtain secret data in January 2019. This information, as it is supposed, could “harm the United States or be useful to a foreign person”.
In the studied documents of the journalists said it was handed to the accused and how he came into contact with allegedly a citizen of Russia.
Earlier press-Secretary of Russian leader Dmitry Peskov said that foreign intelligence on the territory of Russia are not asleep, but Russian counter-intelligence too.