Putin pleased with acting at Moscow's Maly drama theaterSociety & Culture March 23, 23:35
Former Russian MP killed in Kiev, killer dies in hospitalWorld March 23, 23:32
Russia's Channel One refuses to broadcast Samoilova's performance via satelliteSociety & Culture March 23, 21:52
Experts forecast Bank of Russia will keep key rate at 10%Business & Economy March 23, 21:13
Putin's aide explains why Russia has no fear of supplying S-400 systems to TurkeyRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 23, 20:42
British police identify Westminster attacker as Khalid MasoodWorld March 23, 20:03
Russia develops ‘grenade launcher-propelled’ reconnaissance droneMilitary & Defense March 23, 19:58
Ukraine forbids Russian Eurovision contestant to perform via satelliteWorld March 23, 19:35
Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia suspended over extremismSociety & Culture March 23, 19:00
MOSCOW, May 20. /TASS/. Russia’s State Duma lower parliament house on Friday ratified an agreement on extradition of criminals with Panama.
The document was signed by President Vladimir Putin on April 29, 2015.
The agreement envisages the formation of "framework for extradition of persons who are wanted for criminal prosecution and verdict execution," Maxim Travnikov, a deputy minister of justice, said at the State Duma session. An extradition request may be sent for any person committing a crime punishable by a prison term of at least one year.
"As of today, there is one person wanted in Russia and whose extradition has been requested with Panama. He is now serving his term in that country," Travnikov added.