Ivan Golunova: Evgeny Odinokov / RIA Novosti
The chief of Department on control over drug trafficking of the internal Affairs on the Western administrative district (ZAO), Moscow Andrey Shirov in an interview with RT said he does not fear criminal prosecution.
According to Schirova, it is not the plot of such criminal proceedings, and he “had nothing to do with and do not violate the law.” “What there may be in this case written? What will the case be supported?”, he said. Subordinates of the Colonel, in his opinion, acted within the law.
In addition, Shirov said that can not understand what is happening around the case of journalist Ivan Golunova. “So far everything is progressing in a very strange key for me. (…) Involved some forces, journalists. And all of this is unclear,” — said the Colonel.
The correspondent of “Medusa” Ivan Golunova was detained in the afternoon on 6 June in Moscow, accused of attempted drug trafficking and sent under house arrest. The circumstances of the detention of the journalist has caused criticism from colleagues. The building of the main Department of MIA in Moscow held a series of pickets. 11 Jun Ivan Golunov was released.
Presumably, a criminal case against the journalist was initiated by Andrew himself Shirov. According to an investigation by Transparency International and Telegram channel Baza, he owns land worth about 70 million rubles.
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