acquainted with requiring to eliminate violations in the investigation of the case against Domodedovo management by letter of 24 February the Deputy Prosecutor General Vladimir Malinovsky has written to the Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia Alexander Bastrykin.What is a letter of demands from the Prosecutor General’s office sent to the investigative Committee confirmed the lawyer of the ex-airport Director Vyacheslav Nekrasov Denis Dodonov.
In this document, the Deputy Prosecutor General indicates that the charge to the top management of the airport had no reason to. In particular, there is no causal link between the loss of lives in the terrorist attack at Domodedovo airport in January 2011 and actions of the management of the airport, writes Malinowski.
Earlier the same position was announced by the prosecutors in the trials during the election of a preventive measure, the owner of Domodedovo Dmitry Kamenshchik and three other defendants in the case. Prosecutors demanded the release of detainees, as all of the charges, in their opinion, illegal.
This line is maintained in the state office of public Prosecutor, has informed a source in supervising Department.
awaiting the comments from the Prosecutor General’s office about the letters of Malinowski.
To this letter the investigation required to reply within a few days. But regardless of the response of the TFR for the Prosecutor’s office retains the right to approve or not approve the indictment in the case on preliminary investigation. Without her approval, no criminal case could not be brought to trial.
Kamenshchik was detained February 18, when he came for questioning to the investigator TFR on especially important issues Sergey Dubinsky. On the same day the investigator sent to the Basmanny court of Moscow the petition for his arrest. But, as it became known in court, before consideration of the case, the investigator withdrew the motion and filed a new court in which asked to send the oligarch under house arrest. As a result, the court placed a stone Kamenshchik in his country house in the town of Odintsovo in the Domodedovo district.
Now the Kamenshchik is charged under article 238 of the Criminal code (fulfillment of works or rendering of services that do not meet the requirements of safety, entailed on imprudence death of two or more persons).
According to investigators, he and the other defendants in the case in 2010 introduced a simplified system of inspection of passengers at the entrance to the terminals. As a result, the airport went smoothly, a suicide bomber Magomed Yevloyev and blew himself in the crowd. Then, 37 people were killed, 170 were wounded.
The Kamenshchik and his lawyer Mikhail Kolpakov argued in court that the new technology passenger screening adopted in 2010, was different from the old technology 2007 only by the fact that the right to inspect passengers were transferred to police. Earlier these functions were performed by employees of service of aviation security.
The defendant insisted in court that none of the technologies did not require employees to 100% screening of all passengers. This procedure was introduced at airports after the terrorist attack.
In turn, technical forensic examination (in order) are unable to install the CCTV cameras, what percentage of passengers checked in for the week before the explosion.
The former airport staff and police, questioned the investigation, claim that the scope of the detectors were standing “aloof from the inputs”. “In fact, the inspection was conducted to view, inspect one person from 50-60”, ‘ said witness Vladimir Kaverin, who worked in linear Department of internal Affairs at Domodedovo.