Moscow court docket guidelines to maintain French NGO employee Laurent Vinatier in pre-trial detention | EUROtoday

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A Moscow court docket dominated Thursday to take care of the pre-trial detention of French researcher Laurent Vinatier, who was arrested final month on accusations of gathering army info. Vinatier, who works for a Swiss battle mediation NGO, has been charged underneath Moscow’s “foreign agents” legislation amid escalating tensions between Russia and France over the Ukraine battle.