Posts tagged as Algirdas Paleckis

Lithuanian accused of spying for Russia to be released

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Algirdas Paleckis, a former Lithuanian politician suspected of spying for Russia, will be released on bail after being held in solitary confinement since October 2018. The Lithuanian Court of Appeal on Monday annulled the decision of Šiauliai Regional Court in northern Lithuania to extend the detention of Paleckis for another two months, opting instead for less restrictive measures. He will have to pay a 50,000-euro bail, surrender identity documents, and…