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A man claimed by FSB to be Ryan Fogle, right, a third secretary at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, sits among Embassy officials at left, sits in the the FSB offices in Moscow, easrly Tuesday. Russia’s security services say they have caught a U.S. diplomat who they claim is a CIA agent in a red-handed attempt to recruit a Russian agent.

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US diplomat ordered to leave Russia in spy case

A U.S. diplomat was ordered Tuesday to leave the country after the Kremlin’s security services said he tried to recruit a Russian agent, and they displayed tradecraft tools that seemed straight from a cheap spy thriller: wigs, packets of cash, a knife, map and compass, and a letter promising millions for “long-term cooperation.”


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