Anna Chapman: A Russian Ex-Spy Hits the Catwalk

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Ex-Russian spy Anna Chapman hit the catwalk with two men posing as secret service agents at a fashion show in Antalya, Turkey on June 8, 2012.

Ex-spy Anna Chapman made headlines when she hit the catwalk for the Dosso Dossi show in the Turkish resort town of Antalya last week. For her modeling fees, Hikmet Erasland said his clothing company Dosso Dossi donated money to Chapman’s charity for children with poor eyesight in her hometown Volgograd, reported the Associated Press.

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The 30-year-old was deported from the U.S. in 2010 along with nine 0ther Russian sleeper agents on charges of espionage, but Chapman has been anything but low-profile since returning to her homeland. She joined Russian president Vladimir Putin’s youth group and is fêted as a local celebrity — her roles include “modeling, hosting a weekly TV show in Russia, editing a business magazine, posing in lingerie for Maxim magazine, and even dedicating her time to a youth charity organization,” said

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