Contents tagged with Kuznetsov

  • Russian Defense Ministry's Personnel Chief Yuri Kuznetsov arrested on bribery charges

    The head of the main personnel department of the Russian Defence Ministry, Lieutenant General Yuri Kuznetsov, who was detained the day before, has been arrested on suspicion of taking a particularly large bribe. A criminal case has been opened against Kuznetsov, announced Svetlana Petrenko, the official representative of the Russian Investigative Committee on Tuesday, May 14.

    While serving as the head of the 8th Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, …