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Son of Russian lawmaker nabbed in Maldives on U.S. fraud charges
Son of Russian lawmaker nabbed in Maldives on U.S. fraud charges

Russian officials on Tuesday accused the United States of kidnapping the 30-year-old son of a Moscow lawmaker after detaining him in the Maldives and flying him to Guam to face charges of trafficking in stolen credit card information. Russian officials and news media denounced the handling of Roman Seleznev's arrest by the U.S. Secret Service as an illegal act of "extraordinary rendition," and the detainee's father speculated that Washington seized his son on bogus charges to have someone to trade for Edward Snowden. Snowden, a former National Security Agency contractor, is wanted by the U.S. on charges of leaking millions of classified files.  "We...

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