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Lithuanian court to issue ruling in trial of man accused of spying for Russia

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The Klaipeda Regional Court will hand down on Wednesday its ruling in the trial of Roman Sesel, a Lithuanian citizen accused of collecting information for Russia on NATO military ships, the oil product and LNG terminal operator Klaipedos Nafta and other infrastructure. The Prosecutor General’s Office is seeking a prison sentence of eight years for the Klaipeda resident. Under Lithuanian laws, spying is punishable by three to 15 years’ imprisonment. “I…