The investigation has charged Dmitry Fedotkin, a representative of Aeroflot in London, with high treason, reports TASS citing a source in law enforcement.
“Fedotkin did not plead guilty to this crime,” said the agency’s interlocutor.
Earlier it was reported that Fedotkin was suspected of transferring secret data on the socio-political situation in Russia to the British intelligence service.
On November 11, he was arrested on suspicion of treason until January 10, 2021.
We add that the current legislation provides for punishment under this article in the form of imprisonment for a period of 12 to 20 years and a fine of up to 500 thousand rubles.