Sexy Russian Spy Disarms, Captures America's Attention

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Anna Chapman
Anna Chapman, the spy we love

Guerrilla marketers for "Salt" or any number of upcoming spy thrillers couldn't have dreamt up anything better for their films than the currently unfolding Russian spy saga dominating headlines. Living normal American lives for the better part of two decades, eleven special agents sent back intelligence on many topics using diverse technologies, including embedding secret messages in digital images.

The details of the spy ring and resulting arrests are still a bit hazy. Daniel Drezner at Foreign Policy is not impressed and a little confused by the whole thing. The Moscow Times quotes several experts who believe it may be an attack on Obama's credibility and his efforts to "reset" relations with Russia.… Continues …

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