US arrests businessman for illegal exports to Russia

Semiconductor shipments to a sanctioned company

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US arrests businessman for illegal exports to Russia

The US has apprehended and charged a man in connection with unlawfully exporting sensitive technology, including semiconductors, to a blacklisted Russian company with links to military and intelligence agencies.

Court documents filed at the US District Court for the Eastern District of New York showed the charges against Ilya Kahn, a 66-year-old citizen of the US, Israel and Russia. Residing in Brooklyn...

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