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'Spy ring' cracked

Bonn (Reuter) - Authorities arrested six alleged spies yesterday and cracked the biggest network of Cold War 'moles' inside the North Atlantic defence alliance, the newspaper Bild am Sonntag said. The suspects were alleged to have been members of 'Topaz', a spy ring believed to have transmitted more than 10,000 pages of secret information to East Germany's security police.