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the Swindler is condemned for terrorism

Judicial board on criminal cases of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation has left without change a sentence concerning 49 - the summer inhabitant of the Rostov region Ruslana Kalmykaeva who in January, 2010 has been recognised by guilty of gangsterism, swindle, causing of heavy harm to health of the person, complicity in capture of hostages, stealing of the aircraft and extortion of money resources, the State Office of Public Prosecutor of the Russian Federation has informed. Ruslan Kalmykaev was a member of a gang of Musy Almamedova which in December, 1993 in Rostov-on-Don has grasped the bus with sixteen ninth-graders, the teacher and the driver. In exchange for lives of hostages gangsters have demanded the helicopter and $10 million Consequence has been established that Ruslan Kalmykaev should meet members of criminal group in an agreed place in Stavropol Territory and provide with it possibility to disappear from law enforcement bodies. Having received the helicopter, gangsters with twelve schoolboys have taken off at first for Krasnodar, then to Stavropol Territory. After several days of negotiations members of criminal group have received the demanded sum at the airport of Mineral Waters and have released hostages except for helicopter crew. Gangsters have demanded to direct the helicopter to a certain place where they were waited by Ruslan Kalmykaev, however to find made room they could not. Then the helicopter has gone to suburb of Makhachkala where gangsters have been arrested. Ruslan Kalmykaev, having learnt about their detention, has disappeared.

Musa Almamedov and other participants of criminal group except for Ruslana Kalmykaeva have been condemned by the Rostov regional court in 1996. Ruslan Kalmykaev has been detained by law enforcement bodies in July, 2008 for fulfilment of causing of the heavy physical injuries which have entailed death of the victim. At check of documents it was found out that the arrested person is wanted for the crimes made in 1993 as a part of group Musy Almamedova. By a consequence also it has been established that in 2005 in territory of Stavropol Territory it has swindled.

as earlier informed , in January, 2010 the Rostov regional court has sentenced Ruslana Kalmykaeva for the committed crimes to 10 years of imprisonment. The lawyer of the condemned has appealed against against a judgement as, in its opinion, direct participation of its client in perfect crimes is not proved. the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation has supported a position of the representative of the State Office of Public Prosecutor and has left their appeals without satisfaction, and a sentence without change - it is told in the message of the State Office of Public Prosecutor. The sentence concerning Ruslana Kalmykaeva has entered validity, marks department.