Russian consul can meet with the accused of espionage
Today the head of the chairman of the Russian interest section at the embassy of Georgia to Switzerland, can meet with the four citizens of Russia, accused of espionage in Georgia, Nino Kalandadze, the deputy Foreign Minister, said - Russian mass media.
She said these are the detained the Russian side inquired if they are citizens of Russia. When the information was passed, and their Russian citizenship was confirmed, request for the meeting was received.
On November 15th the Foreign Ministry of Georgia reported of the meeting of detained Russian s accused of espionage, with Russian diplomats.
As it turned out, the data was wrong.
Russian citizens were convicted and sentenced to long imprisonment for other charges, in particular, production and use of counterfeited dollars.