Armenian court refuses to detain Russian national accused of money laundering
MOSCOW, August 29 (RAPSI) – A court in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia, has dismissed a motion filed by prosecutors seeking detention of Russian national Sergei Mironov charged with money laundering and illegal arms export, RIA Novosti reported on Monday.
Under the court decision, Mironov will be released.
Reportedly, Mironov, 30, who was earlier put on the international wanted list on arms trafficking charges, has been arrested in Armenia upon the request of the US.
The man is an employee of Moscow office of Synesis, the company developing intelligent video surveillance and business intelligence based on computer vision, RIA Novosti reported citing a company’s representative.