The front page of the SCMP on August 25, 1972 about Hong Kong police uncovering a Russian spy ring in the city.

When Russian spies tried to infiltrate Hong Kong to destabilise China

  • Posing as stewards on Russian cruise liners, KGB agents were accused of setting up an espionage ring to undermine Mao’s China in 1972.
  • Russian plot to purchase several US banks also thwarted
Topic |   Old Hong Kong

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The front page of the SCMP on August 25, 1972 about Hong Kong police uncovering a Russian spy ring in the city.
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