THE NEWS OF THE DAY. Canada expels four Russian diplomats after the arrest of his intelligence officer Jeffrey Paul Delisle, who is accused of transfer of the secret data. This is probably due to the arrest on the eve of the local counter-intelligence officer accused of espionage in favour of Moscow
According to the canadian media, Delisle had access to operational intelligence and can provide Russia information on the coordination of the canadian Navy in the Arctic and the middle East.
In the Russian Embassy said that there was no expulsion was not, and four employees of the diplomatic mission to return home as their period of work in Canada has expired. The representative of the canadian foreign Ministry declined to comment on the situation. Sources say that in Ottawa, just trying to prevent the escalation of the conflict and the deterioration of relations with Moscow.