Ukrainians condemned in the United States for the export of technology to Russia
A native of Ukraine with American citizenship Vitalij, Vladimir, was sentenced to 26 months in prison for illegal export of dual-use technologies to Russia. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the Ministry of justice.
The convict pleaded guilty in court. According to the documents, in 2013, he negotiated with clients from Russia, which will send them from USA samples of night vision devices, including rifles, parts and ammunition.
Money for equipment Nevidomy received through the Chinese and Latvian banks. He sent the goods to Russia and failed to mention their real affiliation. One of the parcels detained at a U.S. customs and Ukrainians was arrested. It is noted that the technique had to obtain a license from the state Department.