Andrei Vtyurin
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The amount of the bribe – $148 600.

The press service of the KGB commented on detention of the Deputy Secretary of the security Council Andrei Vtyurin, writes tut.by.

He was charged under part 3 of article 430 (accepting a bribe) criminal code of Belarus.

“He was caught red-handed when receiving 148 600 U.S. dollars from the representative of the Russian commercial structure “G” for assistance in promoting its interests in the Republic of Belarus. Last charged with bribery”, — told the Agency.

Both defendants pleaded guilty to this episode in full. Applied a measure of restraint in form of detention.

KGB continues the necessary operational-search activities and investigative actions.

Recall that a number of Russian authors put forward the view that the arrested Deputy Secretary of the security Council of Belarus vtyurin were preparing an attempt on Lukashenka.