German prosecutors are looking into another spying case. Reports say authorities searched the office and home of a man who allegedly passed information to US intelligence.
A Russian man has been charged in connection with a Cold War-style Russian spy ring that tried to recruit New York residents as intelligence sources. Two others who no longer live in the US also face charges.
US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have spoken about their concern over a "significant increase in violence" in eastern Ukraine. Separatists have recently launched a series of new offensives.
A United States federal court jury has found a former CIA officer guilty of leaking spy secrets to a journalist. Jeffrey Sterling was accused of leaking details of a failed operation to thwart Iran's nuclear ambitions.
At first they arrested her Chinese assistant, Zhang Miao. Then the authorities put the screws on her. In the end, Angela Köckritz, correspondent for German weekly Die Zeit, decided to leave China in haste.
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