Besides, the Foreign Ministry of Russia summoned the charge d'affaires of the Netherlands in Moscow due to this fact.
The Russian ministry expressed the protest to the Dutch Charge D'Affaires as the surveillance equipment was discovered in the car of the assistant of the Russian military attaché in the Netherlands.
"Such unfriendly actions complicate an already difficult bilateral relationship," the ministry said in a statement. It also called for immediate measures to prevent such incidents in the future.
As we reported, the police of Norway arrested a citizen of its country as he is suspected in the illegal transfer of information to the employee of the Russian intelligence. A Norwegian whose name is not revealed is suspected in the harming vital national interests. He faces up to 15 years in jail.
Besides, Slovakia expelled three employees of the Embassy of Russia due to the suspicion in the espionage in the territory of the country under diplomatic cover.