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on March 22, 2017 in World News

Britain the go-to place for Russian criminals, says Moscow’s embassy in London

Over 50 criminals wanted in Russia on various charges are currently being sheltered by the British government, Russia’s London embassy says. A press report compiled by the Russian embassy in London blasted the UK government for practicing double standards when it comes to prosecuting high-profile Russian criminals that are now residing in Britain. The embassy accuses the UK of hypocrisy, saying it harbors a significant number of criminals wanted by Russian prosecutors, whilst at the same time condemning Moscow’s attitude to the rule of law. A 2015 corporate report by the British Foreign Office titled ‘Russia – Country of Concern’...

Over 50 criminals wanted in Russia on various charges are currently being sheltered by the British government, Russia’s London embassy says. A press report compiled by the Russian embassy in London blasted the UK government for practicing double standards...

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