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Lefortovo court of Moscow arrested the Russian citizen Konstantin Antenna suspected of treason. On Thursday, July 11, reports TASS.
Antonets taken into custody until September 3, it is suspected under article 275 (“high treason”) criminal code. Previously a member of the Public oversight Commission (POC) of Moscow, Eugene Enikeev said that employees of the Federal security service (FSB) of Russia arrested Antenna in the case of treason, in which previously had arrested his wife Antonina Zimin.
According to open sources, until 2016 Zimin was the Director of the Baltic centre for dialogue of cultures in Kaliningrad, and is an independent expert and a member of the Club of friends of the Fund for the support of public diplomacy behalf Gorchakov.
As reported in the PMC, the woman was detained by the FSB in Kaliningrad and moved to Moscow, where she was subsequently arrested. The details of the case against Zimina were not disclosed.
According to the publication “New Kaliningrad”, Zimin was arrested in 2018, and accused of the disclosure of the Latvian exploration of the current FSB. Lawyer Ivan Pavlov, called the charges “totally unfounded.” At the same time, as reported by a member of the PMC Enikeev, who met Zimin in jail “Lefortovo”, the woman told him that the only evidence against her is wedding photography. At the same time how the pictures associated with the case, Zimina said.
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