Former professor at MGIMO, political scientist Valery Solovey made publications about employees of the Russian authorities in the anonymous Telegram channel General SVR, RT reports.
The administration of this channel, as specified, is carried out from the territory of Ukraine by Kharkov resident Viktor Ermolaev. Nightingale conducts regular streams with him, as with the alleged ex-general of the SVR “Viktor Mikhailovich”, although in reality Yermolaev is a lawyer.
Investigators confiscated from Nightingale for the purpose of examination means of communication and schemes for administering information resources. Also, his passport was confiscated from him, the Baza Telegram channel clarifies.
A non-disclosure agreement was taken from the Nightingale’s wife. At the same time, investigators gained access to the political scientist’s phone. According to Baza, it was not password protected and law enforcement has full access to the device.
Earlier it became known that a criminal case was initiated against Nightingale under Part 2 of Art. 282 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (“Inciting hatred or enmity, as well as humiliation of human dignity”).