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Russian agent Butina released from U.S. prison, deported

Reuters Saturday, 26 October 2019
Convicted Russian agent Maria Butina was released from a Florida prison on Friday after serving most of her 18-month sentence for conspiring to influence U.S. conservative activists and infiltrate a powerful gun rights group, and taken into custody by immigration officials to be deported to her native country.
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News video: Russian woman convicted by U.S. of being agent returns home

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Russian national Maria Butina, who was jailed in the United States in April after admitting to working as a Russian agent, arrived in Moscow on Saturday, greeted by her father and Russian journalists who handed her flowers. Mia Womersley reports

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