Russia Charges Ex-Journalist Ivan Safronov with Treason


Russia has charged former military journalist Ivan Safronov with state treason, accusations that have sent a chill through Russia's media community which has protested against what it said is his unfair treatment.

The move came on Monday, following the arrest last week over the accusation that Safronov, - who left journalism and in May became an adviser at Russia's space agency - passed military secrets to the Czech Republic.

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