French authorities removed Russian citizen Stanislav Moloko, accused of contraband of not less than 10 kilograms of cocaine, from the country under the request of the Prosecutor General. Read
As reported by the Federal Customs Service on its official website, Domodedovo Airport customs officers have prevented an attempt of illicit traffic of two and a half tons of fur products from the Czech Republic.
Also accused of alcohol smuggling together with the St. Petersburg businessman Dmitry Mihalchenko, co-owner of the Contrail Logistic North-West Company Anatoly Kindzersky has struck a plea bargain, says Kommersant.
Arrest of an eminent businessman Dmitriy Mihalchenko on a charge of alcohol smuggling amounting to 2 million rubles is actually just a successfully performed operation to neutralize a "governor 24", as he is called behind his back in St. Petersburg. Roots of the operation, according to people familiar with the matter, should be sought in a questionable past of Mr. Mihalchenko and disappearance of support of some higher-ups.