Serhat TUNAR -TDO- The United States State Court sentenced Russian citizen Maria Butina to 18 months of imprisonment, accusing her of attempting to infiltrate the National Rifle Association.
According to Sputnik, the court decided to deport her to Russia after the end of the sentence of 9 months prison sentence.
Butina admitted her guilt during trial that was held in December. Butina agreed with US officials that she infiltrated to the National Arms Association, of which US President Donald Trump was a member.
However, Russia denied that Butina was spying for Moscow and claimed that a 30-year-old woman gave a prevarication.