'Russian spy ring' arrest in Cyprus

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Authorities in Cyprus have arrested a Canadian citizen wanted in the US in connection with an alleged Russian spy ring, Cyprus police spokesman Michalis Katsounotos said.

Christopher Robert Metsos was detained at Larnaca airport trying to fly to Budapest in Hungary.

A court in Cyprus released Metsos on bail after ordering him to surrender his travel documents and report to a police station in Larnaca.

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