Russian Prosecutor General’s Office finds another 3 NGOs to be undesirableRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 26, 21:42
Moscow ‘seriously concerned’ about Turkish airstrikes in Iraq, SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 26, 20:55
North Korea ‘neither fears war nor wants to avoid it,’ says country’s UN missionWorld April 26, 20:37
Russia’s Emergencies Ministry to continue helping Serbia in mine clearance in 2017Military & Defense April 26, 20:20
Putin says Russia, China maintain relations at 'unprecedentedly high level'Russian Politics & Diplomacy April 26, 20:02
Polls shows number of happy Russians at record-breaking historic highSociety & Culture April 26, 19:27
IS recruiting Taliban fighters in Afghanistan — Russia’s General StaffMilitary & Defense April 26, 18:49
Coffin with presumed remains of 19th century Russian general dug up in TurkeySociety & Culture April 26, 18:26
Russian envoy says enacting nuke ban treaty will lay basis for stable strategic tiesRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 26, 18:13
MOSCOW, October 25 (Itar-Tass) — Police have confiscated papers, 3 million rubles, antiques and jewelry from Yevgeniya Vasilyeva, the ex-chief of the Russian Defense Ministry’s property relations department, during a raid on her apartment, Vladimir Markin, the Russian Investigation Committee spokesperson, told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
Police are carrying a series of search raids as part of a criminal investigation into military property fraud in divisions controlled by the Oboronservis open joint-stock company.
“Police have searched an apartment of Yevgeniya Vasilyeva, the former head of the Russian Defense Ministry property relations department. Apart from documents vital for the case, the policemen took away more than three million rubles, antique objects, dozens of pictures and huge amounts of jewelry,” Markin said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday ordered Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov to assist investigation in connection with the Oboronservis case.
Kremlin’s press secretary Dmitry Peskov said that Putin had met Serdyukov and asked him to ensure full cooperation with investigators in connection with the Oboronservis open joint-stock company.