Trial of ex-deputy head of Minsk City Executive Committee to continue today
deputy tried to accept a bribe of $500 thousand from a Czech company for assistance
in building a waste recycling plant near Minsk.
Vasilyeu claimed in court that he had experienced psychological pressure from
KGB members on the day of his arrest and refused from his evidence. The
defendant says that he did not think that the suitcase offered to him was
filled with money - he thought that there was a representation souvenir inside.
interrogation of witnesses will continue.
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