Arrested on charges of treason adviser Dmitry Rogozin Ivan Safronov is still in “Lefortovo” with suspected coronavirus. It is reported by RIA “Novosti” with reference to the member of the Moscow Public oversight Commission Marina Litvinovich.
According to her, the former journalist has already passed two tests on COVID-19. To date, the results of the first test for the coronavirus that causes it was negative. The second will be ready in two days, said Litvinovich.
Safronov arrested until September 6. Security officials believe that the adviser Rogozin conveyed secret information about the Russian military-technical cooperation and the defense industry one of the special services of NATO.
“Roskosmos” were assured that the detention of the person is not related to his work in the Corporation. In turn, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov reported that a journalist detention Safronova also not connected.