The US state Department said the TV channel “Star” on the request of the arrested programmer

The U.S. state Department responded to the request of TV channel “Zvezda” about the reasons for the arrest in Barcelona of the Russian programmer Stanislaus Lisova. Earlier it was reported that foxes were detained at the request of the U.S. Department of justice and accused of fraud.


“We have seen reports that Russian citizen was arrested in Spain last week. We redirect you to the government of Spain to clarify the details”, – stated in the message of the US state Department, arrived in the editorial office of the TV channel “Star”.





It should be noted that this is not the first time the us state Department get off the General meaningless phrases and demonstrate incompetence. Also quite strange is the reference to the government of Spain – after all, the Russian was detained in that country on request it of us intelligence.


Yesterday it was reported that Barcelona were detained by Russian programmer Stanislav Lisov, when he arrived there on vacation. 20 January Spanish police reported that the suspect Lisova in the development of the “banking Trojan”.

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