It is noted that the Russians and sent to Russia
The agents had intended to get the data lab in the Swiss Spa, which helps to investigate the chemical attack in Syria and poisoning in Salisbury.
The incident occurred in the beginning of 2018, informs DW.
“Two Russian spies arrested in the Netherlands and deported to Russia. The incident occurred at the beginning of the current year. This was reported by Dutch newspaper NRC Handelsblad and the Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger on September 13. The exact date of the arrest of spies unknown”, – stated in the message.
Unnamed interlocutors of these publications claim that the Russians were heading to Switzerland to get the data of the laboratory in Spiez, which, among other things, helps to investigate the chemical attack in Syria and the poisoning of Sergey and Julia the Violinist in the British Salisbury.
Previously, this laboratory has become the object of hacker attacks. It is noted that Russian agents were carrying special equipment for penetration into a computer network.
The detention of spies was the result of a joint operation of special services of the Netherlands, Switzerland and the UK. The Federal intelligence service of Switzerland has confirmed its participation in the operation.