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ATHENS, Greece | New twist in tug-of-war for Russian cybercrime suspect

ATHENS, Greece — Greece’s supreme court has approved a Russian extradition request for a bitcoin fraud suspect, adding a new twist to competing cases in three countries that want to prosecute the detained computer expert on their turf. The decision published Friday upheld a lower court ruling allowing 38-year-old Alexander Vinnik to be tried in … Continue reading ATHENS, Greece | New twist in tug-of-war for Russian cybercrime suspect

THESSALONIKI | Russia makes new request to Greece for cybercrime suspect

THESSALONIKI, Greece — Russian authorities have sent a new extradition request to Greece for a Russian cybercrime suspect also sought on criminal charges by the U.S. and France. Alexander Vinnik, 38, a former bitcoin platform operator, was informed of the new Russian request by Thessaloniki court officials Wednesday, and is not contesting it. Russia initially … Continue reading THESSALONIKI | Russia makes new request to Greece for cybercrime suspect