Ottawa expels Russian diplomats in wake of charges against Canadian

“The Harper government has expelled staff at Russia’s embassy in the wake of charges filed against a Canadian military intelligence officer for allegedly passing secrets to a foreign power

Blast from the recent past –  Russian deep cover agents in Canada: “In Toronto, Ian and Laurie Lambert apply for passports — and alerted Canadian authorities haul them off to jail.

And...”The Canadian Security and Intelligence Service (CSIS) extensively cited an IWP professor in support of its request for a Montreal court to hold an alleged Russian “illegal” spy.

The alleged Russian deep-cover agent, who goes by the assumed name Paul William Hampel, is being held under a rarely-used “security certificate” so that he can be detained and deported to Moscow.”