Russia releases Romania 'spy video'

Moscow says footage shows Romanian diplomat it has expelled picking up military secrets.

    Russia's FSB security agency has released a video it says shows a senior Romanian diplomat picking up military secrets at a bag drop.

    Gabriel Grecu, who was accredited as the first secretary at the Romanian embassy in Moscow, was detained on Monday and given 48 hours to leave the country.

    Neave Barker reports from Moscow.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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