Apologizing before a us federal judge, former fbi agent robert hanssen was sentenced friday to life in prison without parole for spying for the soviet union and russia. Robert philip hanssen, age 56, was a veteran counterintelligence agent who was captured selling highly classified national security information to russia and the former soviet union he was with his colleague “defending the country” while secretly stabbed them from the back also. In 2001, the fbi's robert hanssen was charged with selling us secrets to soviet and russian sources spy museum historian dr thomas boghardt reviews the details of a tale of treachery.
Robert philip hanssen (born april 18, 1944) is a former us federal bureau of investigation (fbi) agent who spied for soviet and russian intelligence services against the united states for twenty-two years from 1979 to 2001. Robert philip hanssen (born april 18, 1944) is an american former federal bureau of investigation (fbi) agent who spied for soviet and russian intelligence services against the united states for 22 years from 1979 to 2001 he is serving a life sentence at the united states penitentiary in florence, colorado. Burden of proof espionage: the case against fbi agent robert philip hanssen aired february 20, 2001 - 12:30 pm et this is a rush transcript this copy may not be in its final form and may be.
Those who betray must always fear betrayal it happened to robert philip hanssen a little after 8 pm on a sunday night, just five weeks shy of his planned retirement from the spy game. Robert philip hanssen (born april 18, 1944) is a former us federal bureau of investigation (fbi) agent who spied for soviet and russian intelligence services against the united states for 22 years from 1979 to 2001 he is currently serving 15 consecutive life sentences at adx florence , a federal supermax prison near florence, colorado. In a twisted career that lasted almost two decades, robert philip hanssen became a mole inside the fbi, ending his career in prison serving a life sentence beginning in 1985, hanssen started out as a person who was known as a hardworking man by his neighbours, colleagues and friends. Colleagues knew fbi counterintelligence official robert philip hanssen to be (i) anti-communist, so it came as a great surprise to many when he was accused of spying for russia for 15 years. Robert philip hanssen (born april 18, 1944) is a former federal bureau of investigation (fbi) agent who spied for soviet and russian intelligence services against the united states from 1979 to 2001 his espionage was described by the department of justice as possibly the worst intelligence disaster in us history.
Philosophy & public policy quarterly introduction in may 2002, robert hanssen was sentenced to life imprisonment after having perpetrated, in the words. Robert philip hanssen, born april 18, 1944 the only child of howard and vivian hanssen he grew up in norwood park on the western edge of chicago he went to norwood park elementary school he was considered different and had very few friends he later went o william howard taft high school one of. Robert philip hanssen edit language label description also known as english: robert hanssen fbi agent who spied for soviet and russian intelligence services robert hanssen 0 references commons category robert hanssen 1 reference imported from wikimedia project english wikipedia topic's main category. Federal bureau of investigation robert philip hanssen books cherkashin, victor, with gregory feifer spy handler -- memoir of a kgb officer: the true story of the man who recruited robert hanssen & aldrich ames. Robert philip hanssen, 56, a top operative in the fbi's counterintelligence division who worked for years in new york, was charged with crimes of espionage, which carry the death penalty, at his.
Continuing to the present, robert philip hanssen (hereinafter “hanssen”), a united states citizen, has conspired with officers and agents of the union of soviet socialist republics (hereinafter “ussr” or “soviet union”) and with its principal. Washington — breaking her five-month silence, the wife of fbi spy robert philip hanssen said thursday that she deeply regrets the damage her husband has caused the united states and believes it is appropriate that he spend the rest of his life in prison. On february 18, 2001, robert philip hanssen was arrested and charged with committing espionage on behalf of the intelligence services of the former soviet union and its successors. Robert hanssen photo: fbi robert hanssen timeline april 18, 1944: robert philip hanssen is born in chicago his father was a chicago police officer involved in anti-communist intelligence work. Robert philip hanssen is a former ‘federal bureau of investigation’ (‘fbi’) agent, who became infamous as a notorious double agent of the intelligence services of soviet union and later russia.
The bureau and the molethe unmasking of robert philip hanssen the most dangerous double agent in fbi history more references related to the bureau and the. Robert philip hanssen (born april 18, 1944) is a former us federal bureau of investigation (fbi) agent who spied for soviet and russian intelligence services against the united states for 22 years. On february 18, 2001, robert philip hanssen, an fbi supervisory agent, was arrested at fox stone park, near his home in vienna, va, where he had gone to drop information for pickup by a soviet contact.
Hanssen appeared to be an appropriate candidate for the fbi, in light of his college education, master's degree in business administration, experience as a certified public accountant, and service in the chicago police department. Alexandria division united states of america )) v ) criminal no 01-188-a) robert philip hanssen, )) defendant ) submission related to paragraph 21 of the plea agreement in compliance with the terms of the plea agreement, the government hereby files a. “robert philip hanssen is a former federal bureau of investigation agent who spied for soviet and russian intelligence services against the united states for 22 years from 1979 to 2001” ()the fbi has a press release here from just months before september 11, 2001. Inside robert hanssen's weird world hanssen betrayed not only his country and his wife and children, but himself toward the end he would spend hours in his basement cruising internet porn sites, even posting masturbatory fantasies online and using the real name of his wife and friends.
Washington -- when robert philip hanssen was arrested two weeks ago and charged with spying for russia, his fbi colleagues were astonished that the alleged espionage had gone undetected for 15 years. Robert philip hanssen is a fbi agent found guilty of spying for cash charges he plead guilty to selling us secrets to the soviet union and subsequently the russian federation for more than us$14 million in cash and diamonds over a 22-year period [1.