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With Russian friends like this who needs enemies? Cold War spy relic the harvest of a Roman era archaeological dig.

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Archaeologists digging for the remains of a Roman villa near the German city of Cologne have found a sophisticated Soviet spy radio that was buried there shortly before the fall of the Iron Curtain.

The spy radio was buried inside a large metal box that was hermetically sealed with a rubber ring and metal screws. Although the radio's batteries had run down after almost 30 years in the ground, the box hissed with inrushing air when it was opened.

Read more on Fox News:

https://www.foxnews.com/science/sophisticated-soviet-spy-radio-discovered-buried-in-former-forest-in-germany

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