Crime

Man indicted for spying on Swedish auto industry for Russia

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  • A 47-year-old man from the Gothenburg area was indicted for espionage on Monday.
  • Detained in 2019, the man is accused of meeting a Russian diplomat over a number of years to trade industry secrets in exchange for money.
  • The man denies the crime but, if convicted, he could face up to six years in prison.