Case Serebrennikov engaged in Service of protection of the constitutional order of the FSB
The work of Director Kirill Serebrennikov connected service for the protection of the constitutional system and the fight against terrorism of FSB of Russia, told RBC a source familiar with the case, and confirmed by two people close to the secret service.
According to the newspaper, to follow efficiently the business Service for the protection of the constitutional system began immediately, but after the first searches and arrests. Currently, the secret service checks the contacts of the defendants in the case, said two sources.
This service “provides operational activities of the Ministry of culture,” said another source close to the Agency.
According to the source “Vedomosti” in the security services and the former employee of FSB, the service (protection of the constitutional system and combat terrorism) are actually engaged in operational work in an environment of cultural workers. Therefore, in the case of government they are most likely engaged in a review of primary signals before initiating a criminal case, and then handed the materials to prosecute the case in the TFR.
August 23, Basmanny court of Moscow placed under house arrest Serebrennikov, who is accused of organizing the theft of 68 million rubles of budgetary funds allocated by the Ministry of culture on the theatrical project “Platform”.