We demanded to know why communist spy Dr Klaus Fuchs
was allowed to pass nuclear secrets to the Russians for six years undetected.
A frequent visitor was the German refugee Klaus Fuchs
, who also worked on the US bomb.
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March 1, 1950: Nuclear scientist Klaus Fuchs
is sentenced to 14 years imprisonment for espionage.
Por recomendaciones de los rusos, los jefes del proyecto ultrasecreto incluyeron a jovenes cientificos simpatizantes de los comunistas en las diversas instalaciones donde se desarrollaban las investigaciones, entre ellos al fisico aleman nacionalizado britanico Klaus Fuchs
, quien seria el responsable de sacar los maximos secretos del laboratorio de Los Alamos.
Smith also helped jail naval attache-turned traitor John Vassall as well as Klaus Fuchs
, the German physicist who sold details of Britain and America's atomic bomb programme to the Soviets.
Using the USA's intelligence fears is emotional blackmail from a country which, for many years fostered and adopted Klaus Fuchs
and the Rosenberg''s (successful nuclear armament spies for the Soviet bloc), and invented a new word, "rendition", one of their classier euphemisms, meaning detention without trial and torture for afters.
In May, the FBI arrested Harry Gold, a crucial link between Klaus Fuchs
and American atomic spies.
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for additional photos.
October 18 Communist spy Klaus Fuchs
delivers atom bomb information from the Los Alamos National Laboratory to Soviet bomb developers in Moscow.
Ironically, not much was secret from the Soviet Union, which relied on Klaus Fuchs
, a Los Alamos physicist who was spying for the Soviets, to keep them up to date on the Manhattan Project's progress.
Sibley is particularly able in discussing such cases as Judith Coplon, William Perl, and Klaus Fuchs