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Counterintelligence: Ariel Weinmann

Counterintelligence can be described as activities designed to prevent or thwart spying, intelligence gathering, and sabotage by an enemy or other foreign entity. This guide provides books, articles, reports, websites, and videos on the subject.

Ariel Weinmann

Ariel J. Weinmann, a fire control technician with the U.S. Navy, downloaded classified information from a ship database  to give to the Russian embassy in Austria.  He was arrested and charged with espionage in 2006, and was sentenced to 25 years in prison.  A plea agreement reduced his sentence to 12 years.




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