The arrest of the former correspondent of the newspaper “Kommersant”, adviser to the head of the Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin Ivan Safronov, who is suspected of treason, appealed. On 8 July I reported to”Interfax” lawyer Ivan Pavlov.
He said he believes the decision of the Lefortovo court of Moscow illegal and unjustified, in connection with which asks it to cancel.
According to Pavlov, in the case with which he was acquainted, there is no justification for “such a stringent measure”, any evidence linking the person to the crime.
The complaint will be considered in Moscow city court, the date of the meeting will appoint later.
On the morning of 7 July in Moscow detained the adviser to the head of “Roscosmos”, the ex-journalist of the Russian newspaper “Kommersant” and “Vedomosti” Ivan Safronov. In the Russian FSB accused person to “one of the secret services of NATO”.
According to investigators, Safronov in 2017, five years after recruitment, “through the Internet gave intelligence of the Czech Republic classified information on military cooperation of Russia with the middle East and African countries.” Exploration of the Czech Republic, according to the prosecution, acted under the leadership of the United States. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic refused to comment on this information.
In the evening the Lefortovo court of Moscow arrested Safronova until September 6. Adviser to the head of the Roscosmos believes that he is being persecuted for his journalistic activities.
Lawyers Safronov said that he refused to sign the document to disclose information about the investigation.
July 7, Russia held pickets in support of Safronov. According to “jellyfish”, were arrested 28 people, all of them already released.