the President’s Administration will ask the investigators about the situation with the admission of lawyers of the adviser of the head of Roscosmos Ivan Safronov to indictment documents. This assured the journalists the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.
He added that “difficult” to answer the question on the admission of Safronova protection to the documents. “We know it’s secret. And I don’t know how investigations in secrecy carried out, and protection in secrecy,” — said the representative of the Kremlin. He promised that he “will inquire about” this issue, RIA “Novosti”.
Peskov was asked why the prosecution Safronova hasn’t introduced him and his lawyers, however, what specific charges he reckoned, and as President Vladimir Putin evaluated this practice the handling of criminal cases.
Recall that Safronov was arrested July 7 on charges of treason, on the evening of the same day the Lefortovsky court of Moscow has arrested until September 6. According to the FSB, Safronov is charged with passing secret information about Russian military-technical cooperation and the defense industry one of the special services of NATO. Protection Safronov said that investigators suspect him of working for the Czech intelligence services since 2012. The case concerns the transfer of personal gain of military-technical information on the supply of arms to Africa, the ultimate recipients of classified information was the United States. Blame former journalist recognizes, from a plea deal he refused.