Former fbi agent and spy for the soviet union and later the the soviets did not act against polyakov until he was betrayed a second time by cia mole aldrich ames in 1985 television series mugshots released an episode on the robert hanssen case titled robert hanssen - hanssen and the kgb. Former cia agent aldrich ames admits selling secrets to the soviet union and then russia, in one of the most damaging spy cases in us history. Sigint chatter cipher machines & cryptology / intelligence comparable with the aldrich ames spy case, the cia agent who passed critical cia information to the small mini cameras like the famous minox or the f21 with its lens in a jacket button for clandestine photography and small. She is remembered as the most famous spy of the civil while most spies engage in espionage for political or ideological reasons, for cia mole aldrich ames the motivation was purely were arrested in what became known as the biggest espionage ring conviction in american history 3.
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