February 9, 2014 4:42 pm -

Ambassador Mike McFaul says he is being bugged and Americans visiting Russia should expect the same.

“As we remind all Americans that come to this country,” McFaul said, “the Russian government has tremendous capabilities, and legal by their law, of intercepting phone calls, emails, etc.”

“There is no doubt that I am a primary subject of interest,” he added. “They have also leaked conversations I thought were private. That’s just the state of working in Russia.”

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