A US citizen Aleksey Baryshev and two citizens of Russia Dmitry Karpenko and Alexey Krutilin was arrested Thursday on charges of illegally exporting technology from the USA to Russia, reports Reuters, citing a U.S. Department of justice.
Baryshev a naturalized U.S. citizen residing in new York, was arrested for illegal export of technology. Karpenko and Krutilin was arrested on charges of colluding with him.
“The Embassy is warranted. Specific information yet,” — said “RIA Novosti” press Secretary of the Embassy Yuriy Melnyk.