June 2, 2023

Italy Caught a Russian Fugitive. Then He Vanished.

by The Journal

Artem Uss is a Kremlin-linked businessman accused of illegally exporting American military technology to Russia. Last October he was arrested in Italy at the U.S.’s request. Then he vanished. WSJ’s Margherita Stancati explains how he escaped.

Further Reading:

- How a High-Value Russian Wanted by the U.S. Escaped From Italy 

Further Listening:

- A WSJ Reporter Arrested in Russia 

- Russian Court Upholds WSJ Reporter’s Detention 

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