Russia jails Estonian policeman for spying

Pskov Regional Court has sentenced Estonian Internal Security Service officer Eston Kohver to 15 years in prison and fined him 100,000 rubles ($13,000) on charges of spying.

Russia jails Estonian policeman for spying

World Bulletin / News Desk

A Russian court on Wednesday sentenced an Estonian policeman to 15 years' jail on espionage charges in a case that has fuelled tensions between Moscow and its NATO-member neighbour.

A court in the Pskov region, on the Russian-Estonian border, sentenced officer Eston Kohver on charges of spying, weapon possession and illegally crossing the border, his court-appointed lawyer, Yevgeny Aksyonov, told AFP. 


Güncelleme Tarihi: 19 Ağustos 2015, 11:54