Turkish police detain 6th suspect in case of Russian ambassador's murder
It is known that the detainee kept in touch by phone with Andrey Karlov's murderer.
In Turkey, the police detained the sixth suspect on the case of murder of Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov, Anadolu reports. According to information of the agency, the detainee regularly called the diplomat's murderer.
Turkish law enforcement authorities within legal investigation have already arrested five people, including Fethullah Gülen, an oppositional activist, and law enforcement officers.
Russian Ambassador in Ankara Andrey Karlov was shot on December 19 during his speech at Russia Trough Turks Eyes exhibition in the Center of the modern art. Former police officer Mevlüt Altyntash fired at the diplomat's back several times. Karlov died from injuries on the way to the hospital, the criminal was liquidated by police officers.
Marina Semynina, who had been renting out non-residential premises with an area of 2.5 thousand sq. m to the trading network, is a co-defendant in the suit of the Prosecutor General's Office on the seizure of Colonel Zakharchenko's family assets in favor of the state.
In a week the police of the Penza region have lost two first executives. The Head of the regional Investigative Committee of Russia (ICR) announced his forthcoming resignation. In this regard, the region began talking about the global cleansing of the bigwigs of security agencies. Now everyone is waiting to learn who is next in the queue for quitting, and what new corruption rows pertaining to security chiefs are to come to light in the short run in a relatively serene region.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) had seen plenty of scandals throughout its history. In the end of 2017, it ceased financing of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) on suspicion of misuse of funds by its management. However, the IOC couldn’t even think that international drug trafficker Gafur Rakhimov, member of the criminal ‘Brothers’ Circle’ put on the OFAC’s Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List, is going to take charge of it soon. Furthermore, Rakhimov has contributed greatly to the selection of Sochi the place of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Kochkin is detained in the headquarters building and brought to the police department, where policemen drew up a protocol under Violating the Established Procedure for Arranging or Conducting a Meeting, Rally, Demonstration, Procession or Picket (part 8 of Article 20.2 of the Code of Administrative Offenses). According to the activist, in the near future he will go on trial.