According to media reports, the Russians are suspected of espionage in the interests of the CIA. Data transmitted to the American side allegedly related to the Navy fleet Russia.
The defense of the arrested intends to appeal the verdict
Russian special services regularly catch spies working in the interests of foreign countries. So, in late November, a shipyard employee recruited by the SBU to collect information about the company was deported from Russia, and in September, two Russians were detained in Simferopol, who transferred information about the Black Sea Fleet to Kiev. In the spring of 11, a resident of Estonia Arsen Mardaleishvili received a colony for espionage. RIA News