16 Dec 2019 14:52

Anti-Corruption Foundation Director Zhdanov detained on leaving detention facility

MOSCOW. Dec 16 (Interfax) - Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK) Director Ivan Zhdanov was detained on Monday while leaving the detention facility where he served his ten-day sentence.

"FBK director Ivan Zhdanov was detained again while exiting the detention facility. He was supposed to be released today after his ten-day arrest. Same old thing, they put him into a police van right outside the door," foundation spokesperson Kira Yarmysh wrote on Twitter.

The reason for the detention is as of yet unclear.