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Lithuanian Citizen Charged With Spying For Belarus

A citizen of Lithuania has been charged with spying for Belarus.

Lithuania's Deputy Prosecutor-General Darius Raulusaitis told journalists on November 10 that a resident of Vilnius, who was arrested a year ago, had worked at a company linked to aviation flight control.

The suspect's name was not disclosed and only his initials -- R.L. -- have been given. No more details were made public.

If he is found guilty, the suspect could face up to 15 years in jail.

Based on reporting by Delfi and Interfax

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