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Putin Sends Panama Extradition Agreement to Duma for Ratification

President Vladimir Putin has submitted an extradition agreement between Russia and Panama to a State Duma for ratification, a Meduza news website reported on Tuesday, citing a Duma’s central website.

The agreement — sealed on Apr 25, 2015 in Panama — states that both countries are committed to extraditing adults for a functions of rapist prosecution.

“The agreement will work toward a alleviation of general law by team-work between a Russian Federation and a Republic of Panama by means of extraditing criminals to compensate for a crimes they have committed,” a Duma’s website stated.

The agreement has been submitted to a Duma in a midst of an general liaison involving a Central American country. Several million papers were leaked from a Mossack Fonseca Panamanian authorised firm, that contained information on offshore accounts.

The information concerned a series of general leaders, as good as tighten associates of President Vladimir Putin.

Article source: http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article/565531.html

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