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The day we discovered our parents were Russian spies

31 mins | Feb 1, 2019
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What happened next? The real-life story served as inspiration for the television series ‘The Americans’. For years Donald Heathfield, Tracey Foley and their two children lived the American dream. Then an FBI raid revealed the truth: they were agents of Putin’s Russia. Shaun Walker tells their fascinating story.
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