Posts tagged as Detain

Lithuanian police detain ex-executive of Ukraine’s state company, suspected of corruption

Friday, November 1, 2019

Lithuania’s police detained the former board chairman of Ukraine’s State Food and Grains Corporation earlier this week in Vilnius, suspected of large-scale corruption in his country, law enforcement reported on Thursday. “I can confirm he was detained at the beginning of this week,” Ramunas Matonis, spokesman for Lithuania’s police, told BNS Lithuania on Thursday. The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU), which reported on the arrest on Thursday, did not…

Lithuania must ‘close the chapter’ on CIA prison

Monday, June 10, 2019

Justice Minister Elvinas Jankevicius said the country must “close the chapter” and prevent similar legal precedents in the future as he presented Lithuania’s actions in the suspected secret CIA prison case on Friday. The minister informed the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers in Strasbourg about Lithuania’s progress in executing the European Court of Human Rights’ ruling that the CIA operated a secret detention site for terror suspects in the…

Syrian Detained in Berlin Suspected of Plotting Chem Attack in Israel – Reports

Friday, September 28, 2018

German police special forces detained a 21-year-old Syrian citizen, suspected of preparing a terrorist attack in Israel, in a Berlin cafe, Bild newspaper reported Thursday. The Syrian national was plotting a chemical attack, and he was also recruiting people in order to commit a terrorist act, according to the German newspaper Bild. Germany’s Federal Intelligence Service received a tip from a foreign ally on the suspect and passed along the…