Lawmakers call for release of US man jailed as spy in Russia
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Michigan security executive who has been detained in Russia on espionage charges since December is being held without cause as his health deteriorates under tough conditions,...
Moscow court extends arrest for American charged with spying
MOSCOW (AP) — A Moscow court has ruled to keep an American man suspected of spying in prison for two more months.
The court ruled on Friday to keep Paul Whelan behind bars at least until...
MOSCOW (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Moscow says the condition of an American man held on spying charges in Russia has worsened.
The Embassy said on Twitter Monday that Russian authorities had...
MOSCOW (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Moscow says that it has officially protested the reported mistreatment of a U.S. national who is kept in jail on spying charges.
MOSCOW (AP) — An American man kept behind bars in Russia on spying charges on Thursday appealed to U.S. President Donald Trump for help.
Paul Whelan was arrested in a hotel room in Moscow at...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of a Michigan corporate security executive on espionage allegations in Russia seemed to his family like a horrible mistake, a misunderstanding that could be quickly...
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court on Friday extended the arrest for a former U.S. Marine charged with espionage, who complained in court about abuse in custody.
Russian court upholds arrest for suspected US spy
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court has upheld an earlier ruling to keep a former U.S. Marine in a Moscow jail for three more months as he faces espionage charges.
Russian court extends detention for alleged American spy
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court ruled Friday to keep a former U.S. Marine held for alleged spying jailed in Moscow for another three months.
Brother of Paul Whelan blasts Russia charges
Lawyer: Suspected US spy had classified docs on him
MOSCOW (AP) — The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that his client was given a flash drive containing Russian "state secrets" before he was arrested, but did not know he had them and had not looked at them.
His family insisted that he was entrapped and denied that he is guilty of espionage.
First Moscow court appearance for ex-US marine
American’s brother says Russia delays consular prison visit
MOSCOW (AP) — The brother of an American being held in Moscow for alleged spying says a prison visit by U.S. Embassy staff has been postponed.
David Whelan expressed disappointment that Russian authorities didn't allow the visit scheduled for Thursday, but said he hoped it could be rescheduled soon and British diplomats also would be given access to his twin brother, Paul.
Russia: Ex-Marine held on spying charge gets prison visit
MOSCOW (AP) — The brother of a former U.S. Marine with multiple citizenships says Irish government representatives have visited Paul Whelan at the Russian prison where he is being held on spying charges.
David Whelan said in a Wednesday statement that diplomatic staff members from Ireland reported that conditions were good in the Moscow prison where his brother is detained. The statement says U.S. officials are expected to visit Thursday.
- The Washington TimesBipartisan resolution takes aim at Russian government over detention of Paul Whelan, former MarineSeptember 12, 2019
- The Washington TimesPaul Whelan, former U.S. Marine jailed in Russia: 'I am a victim of political kidnap and ransom'May 24, 2019
- The Washington TimesPaul Whelan, former Marine jailed in Moscow, calls espionage case retaliation for U.S. sanctionsMay 7, 2019
- The Washington TimesPaul Whelan visited by U.S. officials at Moscow prison; State Dept. accuses Russia of ignoring pactFebruary 5, 2019