FPSR denies information about searches in two remand centers in Moscow
The Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia commented to “Interfax” on the yesterday’s information about searches in the capital's remand centers №2 and №5.
"No searches in these remand centers are carried out. Everything is working as usual", - said the agency’s representative, adding that in early June, planned inspections were carried out in these centers, but there were no questionings.
Recall, that yesterday, according to Life.ru, the Investigative Committee and The Federal Security Service searched and questioned employees of the capital’s detention facilities in connection with the case of Manashirovi brothers, where suspects involved in serious crimes were released using false medical documents.
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.