Arkady Gaydamak was released from detention with an electronic bracelet

Israeli businessman Arkady Gaydamak, 2008

According to the TV channel TF1, Gaydamak, in 2011 was sentenced in absentia by a French court to three years imprisonment, was released. A limitation for him was a bracelet, which the businessman should wear so that the authorities knew about his whereabouts.

According to the Agency TASS citing Gaydamak lawyer Patrick Klugman, the businessman was released for the implementation of the social project, “affecting the areas of cooperation between representatives of different cultures and religions”.