The court sentenced Vladimir Vasiliev to 8 years in prison for treason

The Trans-Baikal Regional Court ruled on the case of high treason against the Russian citizen Vladimir Vasiliev. He was found guilty of collecting and transferring information constituting a state secret to foreign special services. TASS.

A 52-year-old Russian was detained in the Trans-Baikal Territory in August 2019. Later he was convoyed to Moscow for investigative actions.

Vasiliev admitted his guilt, but the case against him was considered in general order.

“The defendant was sentenced to 8 years of imprisonment with serving a sentence in a penal colony with a strict regime,” the agency quotes the comment of the court press secretary Victoria Mikhailyuk.

The verdict came into force.

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