Officers of the Central Criminal Police Department of Georgia have detained Robert A. (born in 1977) wanted by the Armenian law enforcers, the Georgian Ministry of Internal Affairs reports.
The man was detained on the basis of a relevant notice from the Armenian law enforcers. He was wanted under the articles 235, paragraph 2, and 235.1, paragraphs 2 and 1of the Criminal Code of Armenia.
The arrest is connected with the case of alleged illegal smuggling of parts for Igla antiaircraft missile complex.
Former Artsakh Defense Minister Samvel Babayn was arrested last week on weapon smuggling charges.