Detained today in Moscow the adviser of the head of the Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin Ivan Safronov suspected of working for “one of the secret services of NATO.” About it reports “RIA Novosti” with reference to the statement of the FSB.
The document States that Safronov was collected and transferred to NATO representative of state secret information about military-technical cooperation, defence and security of the Russian Federation.
The article on treason, which accused Safronov, he faces up to 20 years in prison.
About the detention Safronova became known today. “Roskosmos” reported that the detention counselor is not for ongoing work in the Corporation.
Safronov was appointed Advisor to the General Director “Rosatom” Dmitry Rogozin in may 2020. In a new place Safronov had to deal with the alignment of information policy “Roskosmos” and the members of the state Corporation enterprises.
In my last job, the journalist had been covering the activities of military and military-technical cooperation, issues of the military-industrial complex and space industry.
The Agency RBC writes that of the “Kommersant” Safronov left after the scandal with the article about the possible resignation of the head of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko. In the Scenarios material called untrue.