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NATO Kicks Out 8 Russian Diplomats Over Spying Suspicions

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NATO is taking the extraordinary step of kicking out eight members of Russia’s delegation to the military alliance over allegations that those supposed diplomats were acting as spies for the Kremlin.

The officials, operating as representatives for Russia’s Mission to NATO, were actually undeclared Russian intelligence officers, a NATO official told The Daily Beast.

The officials must leave their posts by October 31.

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