Poland’s Interior Minister said June 3 that Russian intelligence has stepped up its operations in Poland, particularly in the area of economic espionage. Zbigniew Siemiatkowski claimed that many agents come to Poland and open up Polish-Russian joint ventures. They, in turn, do business with — and ultimately penetrate — Western firms. Siemiatkowski nevertheless claimed that Polish security services have the situation under control. (UPI, June 3)
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