Protection ex-the Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev asked the court to allow him to visit the doctor and start communicating with the media, reports TASS with reference to his lawyer Timofei Gridnev.
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“We ask to allow our client to communicate with media representatives and to Express their position on the case. In addition, he needs to see a doctor, his condition is not in the best shape,” said Gridnev in Moscow city court.
Also, the lawyer ex-the Minister told about the circumstances of his arrest, which occurred on the night of 15 November.
According to Gridneva, Ulyukayev was arrested when he left the office of “Rosneft”. At this moment his vehicle was blocked by the FSB, after which they restricted his movements and banned the use of means of communication, the human rights activist said at the hearing.
We also learned that the complaint against the house arrest of the speaker passed without the ex-Minister, RIA Novosti reported with reference to press Secretary of the court Uliana Solopova.
According to her, the speaker said the motion for consideration of the appeal in his absence. The reasons for this are not specified. The defense asked to release the former Minister on bail. Now the speaker is under house arrest.