The Foreign Ministry warned the Russians of the risk of detention abroad

Photo: Natalia Gubernatorova

Citizens of the Russian Federation may be detained in the USA and third countries. The Russians warned the Russians about this in a statement on its official website.

According to the State Department, Russian citizens may be arbitrarily detained while traveling to the United States and to third countries that they extradite. agreement with the American side. The United States has claims against some Russian citizens, and according to the State Department, Russians are being arrested more and more often and may be linked to deteriorating relations between Moscow and Washington.

The State Department also explained that US law enforcement agencies were not complying with the points of the 1999 Russian-US Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty in criminal matters.

Recall that there have been several recent cases of Russian arrests abroad with their subsequent extradition to the United States. For example, Vladislav Klyushin was detained in Switzerland.


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