Alex Berkowitz: TRK “Star”
United States condemned Russia’s Aleksey Burkov to nine years in prison for cyber crimes. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
It is known that a sentence to Russian citizen, who was extradited from Israel, was six years less than the requirements of the prosecution. It is known that Burkov read served previously in Israel (4.5 years) and USA (November 2019).
In January, Burke pleaded guilty to two of five counts of cybercrime. He led the Cardplanet website, which sold stolen credit card numbers. Burkov also led the site Direct Connection, where, according to the Prosecutor, spoke of “elite criminals”.
Alexey Burkov was detained in Israel at the end of December 2015, the year. Russia offered to exchange Burkova is a citizen of Israel and Naama Issachar, sentenced to 7.5 years in prison for smuggling hashish from India. However, the Israeli side refused to exchange, after President Vladimir Putin pardoned the girl, and Burkova Israel, was extradited to the United States.
Video, photo All from Russia.