Russian Banker: Cold War Is Over

Trust him when he says he is totally not a spy.

Looks innocent, no?

Who has ever heard of something so silly as finance types spying for Mother Russia?

A Russian banker pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges that he was a spy for the Russian government in New York….

Mr. Buryakov was arrested two weeks ago in the Bronx and denied bail by a U.S. federal judge. On Wednesday, he appeared in court wearing dark blue prisoner clothes.

Banker Denies He Was Spy for Russian Government [WSJ]


By Pavel Starikov from Russia (Maria Butina) [CC BY-SA 2.0 ], via Wikimedia Commons

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