Lawyers Chernousov and Yuksha appreciated the possibility of the United States to return Greiner, convicted in Russia, to her homeland

We add that Greiner, before the court announced the verdict, admitted her guilt. At the same time, she asked that she not be made a “political pawn.” The basketball player assured that she did not commit the crime out of malice. The drug ended up in the bag, Griner said in court, because she was … Read more

In the United States announced the continuation of work on the return of Whelan and Greiner

Washington intends to seek the return of Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan to the United States. This was announced on Saturday, October 1, by a senior official of the US administration. “We will continue to work until Paul Whelan, Brittney Griner and other Americans who have been held hostage or wrongfully held abroad return home,” … Read more

The White House could not explain to relatives the terms of the exchange of Greiner and Whelan with Russia

White House officials failed to explain to the relatives of Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan Russia’s demands for a prisoner exchange. President Joe Biden met with the families of basketball player Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan at the White House on Friday, his first face-to-face meeting since their loved ones were detained in Russia. Biden … Read more

Chicago Bulls legend Dennis Rodman will fly to Russia to help Greiner

The athlete was detained on February 17 in the arrivals hall of Sheremetyevo for importing banned substances into the country. Greiner received 9.5 years in a penal colony for violating the law. Rodman expects to come to Russia to provide the girl with the necessary support. .

Viktor Bout’s wife expressed sympathy to the family of the convicted Greiner

Alla But, the wife of Viktor Bout, on Thursday, August 4, expressed her sympathy to the family and friends of the American basketball player Brittney Griner, who was sentenced in Russia to nine years in prison for drug smuggling. “Sympathy has no citizenship and nationality, it is a universal human emotion. God forbid that our … Read more

The United States spoke about Biden’s rhetoric on the return of Whelan and Greiner

US President Joe Biden is ready to take “extraordinary steps” as part of the return of Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan, who were held in Russia. This was announced on Wednesday, July 27, by the coordinator for strategic communications at the National Security Council, John Kirby. “The President and his team are ready to take … Read more

Convicted in the United States, Russian Bout can be exchanged for American basketball player Greiner

Photo from the personal archive of V. Bout’s wife Alla Bout/TASS Russian Viktor Bout, convicted in the United States on charges of arms trafficking, can be exchanged for American basketball player Brittney Griner, who was detained in Moscow for transporting electronic cigarettes with traffic cop oil, writes Gazeta.Ru. Now the athlete is in one of … Read more