Court extended arrest of Renova top managers
The Moscow City Court upheld the extension of arrest of Boris Vainzikher and Evgeny Olkhovik.
The Moscow City Court upheld the arrest’s extension of managing director of Renova Evgeny Olkhovik and general director of controlled by Renova power company T Plus Boris Vainzikher.
Previously, the decision to extend the period of arrest to two persons involved in cases of bribery by Komi leadership was taken by the Moscow Basmanny Court.
Recall, Vainzikher and Olkhovik, who headed the JSC Integrated Energy Systems (IES) from 2007 to 2014, were placed under arrest in September 2016. The investigation imputes to them the transfer of 800 million rubles ($13 770 145) as bribe to officials of the Komi Republic. In exchange, the Republic's leadership ensured T plus company a comfortable working environment in the region.
Zaur Dadaev, who is imprisoned for the murder of politician Boris Nemtsov, may soon be put in stricter conditions of detention. Being sent for any, sometimes contrived violations of the regime in a punitive confinement (SHIZO), Dadaev is being forced to pass a check on the lie detector and give evidence on the Nemtsov case.
The video showing prisoner being tortured by officers of the Yaroslavl correctional camp No. 1 (IK-1), which was published on July 20, caused a public outcry and the initiation of a criminal case by the Investigative Committee. However, a year ago, an ICR officer found no exceeding of official powers in the video, thus justifying the torture.
A large-scale purge of thieves in law, which started shortly after Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s coming to power, continues in Armenia. After receiving threats of arrests, thieves were taken in custody for carrying weapons and drugs.
However, the thief, who is currently dividing the spheres of influence in Ukraine’s Odessa region with Antimoz Kukhilava through his representatives, has been sentenced in absentia. Mindiya Goradze is not in Georgia at the moment.