Russian businessman and member of the Federation Council Suleiman Kerimov released from custody in France “under strict conditions”, the freedom of his movements limited. About this reports Deutsche Welle.
On 22 November, the Prosecutor of nice, Jean-Michel Pratt noted that Kerimov is charged with “money laundering, aggravated tax evasion”.
The representative of the French foreign Ministry said that Kerimov has diplomatic immunity, but it applies only to his activities as a Senator (Dagestan, – ed.)
Regarding 51-year-old Russian businessman has started an official investigation.
According to the Prosecutor, Kerimov should take a French law enforcement authorities your passport.
“Until the end of the investigation he was forbidden to leave the limits of the Alpes-Maritimes Department and to communicate with people, a list of which is compiled by French justice authorities. Businessman ordered to pay a Deposit of 5 million euros”, – stated in the message.
State Kerimov is estimated at $6.3 billion
November 21 at the airport of nice French police have detained Kerimov as part of the case about evasion from payment of taxes.