The Supreme court of Greece upheld the decision to extradite Alexander winnick in Russia
The Saga of the extradition of Alexander Vinnik is nearing completion — the Supreme court of Greece decided today to extradite him to Russia under the second request of the General Prosecutor of the Russian Federation.
“The fourteenth of September, after the issuance of a written document, the decision on the results winnik in Russia will come into force”, — said the lawyer winnik Timofey Musatov.
However, that’s not the end of history: the final decision on extradition is taken by the Minister of justice of Greece. Sam Vinnik, as previously reported, on the extradition to Russia of agree.
In August, a former employee of crypto currency exchange BTC-e suddenly remembered that had the citizens of Greece are some of the services related to the buying and selling of cryptocurrencies, and that is willing to assist in the investigation of the Greek authorities. However, it could be due to the reluctance of issuing authorities of the United States or France.
Recall that winnick was arrested on 25 July in Greece at the request of U.S. authorities. He was charged with 21 points, including the laundering of funds after breaking the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, Mt Gox, and creating a platform for money laundering, through which he misappropriated $4 billion.