TALLINN, Nov 13 ─ RIA Novosti, Nikolai Adashkevich. The Russian Consul met on Monday with arrested in Estonia on suspicion in preparation of cyber crime by the citizen of the Russian Federation Alexey Vasilyev, told RIA Novosti press attache of the Embassy Denis Masyukov.
The Prosecutor’s office and the security police of Estonia (KAPO) on 7 November announced the arrest at the border checkpoint in Narva tried to leave the country, a Russian citizen, who is suspected in the preparation of the cybercrime against state institutions. The court later sanctioned his arrest.
The Embassy of the Russian Federation announced on 10 November that the foreign Ministry of Estonia has agreed to a meeting on November 13 Consul of the Russian Federation with the arrested Russian citizen. A note to the Russian Embassy about the meeting of the Consul with the citizen of the Russian Federation was sent to the Ministry of foreign Affairs on 8 November. This was done at the initiative of the Embassy, because he arrested someone for help, the diplomats asked.
In relation to the citizen of the Russian Federation initiated a criminal case under article “non-violent action of the foreigner against the Republic of Estonia” and “training of computer crime.” In case of recognition guilty it is threatened by imprisonment for the term up to 15 years.