The Supreme court of Greece in civil and criminal cases ruled to extradite Russian citizen Alexander winnick in Russia. Decision adopted 4 September but it was officially published only on Friday.
The Supreme court of Greece had previously taken a decision to extradite winnik in USA. In turn, the appeal against the decision about his transfer to France will be considered on 19 September, while French investigators will conduct on September 17 the interrogation of the Russians in Thessaloniki, where it brought from Athens.
Due to conflicting requests for the extradition of a political decision on the results winnik will likely have to take the Minister of justice of Greece, and perhaps even the country’s leadership.
Alexander Vinnik were arrested in Greece in July last year at the request of the United States. he is accused of fraud and money laundering from four to nine billion dollars through the now-defunct online bitcoin exchange BTC-e. His guilt he does not recognize.