Former Russian spy Anna Champan was given the task - to seduce the American whistleblower Edward Snowden.
As the newspaper writes Daily Mail, about this they said a source close to intelligence - a former KGB Major Boris Karpichkov. It turned out that Chapman and Snowden had meetings only once, after which the 32-year-old Chapman wrote in his Twitter: "Snowden, will you marry me?". Response to its "proposal" if not followed.
It happened just when a former employee of the NSA and the CIA was hiding in the transit area of the airport Sheremetyevo. According to a source, "Seduction" was necessary in order to keep him in Russia.
Later journalists asked Chapman about her relationship with Snowden, but she refused to talk about it.
Anna Chapman was deported from the United States in 2010 after a scandal involving espionage. In Russia, Chapman more celebrities as TV presenter and, more recently, as a designer. She also repeatedly appeared in various photo shoots, at events and TV shows, but always said that "wants to keep his privacy from prying eyes closed".
Edward Snowden, by the way, not so long ago was reunited with his girlfriend - dancer Lindsay Mills. In October, she moved in with her lover in Moscow.