Tag Archives: Russian

Trofimoff Sting (2)

George Trofimoff was the highest ranking U.S. military officer ever convicted of spying. It began in an odd way. A KGB archive clerk defected to Britain in 1992. His notes indicated that there had been a high ranking U.S. military intelligence officer in Germany who leaked classified documents to the...

Colonel George Trofimoff

Looking through my cell window of the federal prison at Butner, North Carolina, I saw a tall, slightly stooped, older man walking the track of the “rec yard”. I could tell by his body language and his gate he was depressed, though he would never admit it. Stooped for the...