Saturday, February 11, 2012
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An engineer at Russia's Plesetsk space station has been jailed for 13 years after being convicted of selling missile test data to the CIA. Lt-Col Vladimir Nesterets, a senior test engineer at the station, was convicted of treason, Russia's FSB secret police announced. He admitted passing on information about tests involving Russia's latest strategic missiles, it said.