To investigate the case Serebrennikov joined FSB

Operational support of the case of Russian Director Kirill Serebrennikov is engaged in the FSB office for the protection of the constitutional system and the fight against terrorism. RBC reports, citing a source familiar with the process, and the two interlocutors close to the secret service.

The sides rasskazyvayut that the FSB has joined the investigation after searches and arrests first, checking connections and contacts of the defendants in the case. A source close to the FSB, explains that it «quickly provides the Ministry of culture.»

«In this case it was entrusted to the FSB, because it is closer to the theme of the intelligentsia, more delicately knows how to work with it than the MVD,» – said the source publication.

Main Department for investigation of particularly important cases of the Investigative Committee of Russia detained Serebrennikov on the night of 22 August. He is accused of organizing the theft of at least 68 million rubles (about $1,15 million) allocated in 2011-2014 for the project «Platform».

August 23, Basmanny court of Moscow has sent Serebrennikov under house arrest.

According to the Director, the charges against him is absurd, because the project «Platform» took place for the money that was allocated by the state.

In may 2017 in Sledkom of the Russian Federation said that the leadership of the «Seventh Studio» is suspected in the theft of about 200 million rubles ($3.5 million) in the period from 2011 to 2014. The apartment Serebrennikov was raided.

To investigate the case Serebrennikov joined FSB 29.08.2017

Август 29th, 2017 by
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