The President of Russia Vladimir Putin informed about the arrest of a suspect in the espionage Karina Tsurkan, said press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. His words leads RIA Novosti on Monday, June 25.
Dmitry Peskov also said the Kremlin is not engaged in investigative actions. “In terms of intelligence, you know, there’s the FSB, which performs these functions, and other special services and agencies that perform their duties for the suppression of acts detrimental to the interests of our country,” he said.
June 19, Lefortovo court of Moscow announced the arrest of Turcan, who is suspected of espionage. The details of the case were not disclosed.
A namesake of the suspect is a member of the Board of “inter RAO”. The company previously reported that Turcan is on vacation. According to some Russian media, Turcan is accused of cooperation with businessmen allegedly linked to foreign intelligence of Romania (member of NATO).
A law enforcement source said “the Tape.ru” that Turcan is suspected of giving to foreign intelligence services, political and economic information on the negotiations of Moscow on the organization of electricity supply in the Crimea and the self-proclaimed people’s Republic of Donbass.More important news Telegram-channel “Tape days”. Signed!