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Another Dead Russian Official Was Just Found Stabbed to Death in His Prison Cell | Stillness in the Storm

Monday, March 20, 2017

(Aaron KeselAnother Russian official has been found dead, bringing the total to seven mysterious deaths in the past 6 months.

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by Aaron Kesel, March 20th, 2017 

An official of Russia’s space agency Vladimir Evdokimov was found dead in a prison where he was being held on charges of embezzlement AP reported.

Evdokimov, 56, was the executive director for quality control at Roscosmos, the country’s spaceflight and research agency.

“Eleven people in Evdokimov’s cell are being questioned,” Yulia Ivanova a spokeswoman for Russia’s investigative Committee said.

Police found two stab wounds on Evdokimov’s body, but there was no determination made of whether they were self-inflicted or he was murdered.

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Russian Official Number 8 Found Dead – Media Blackout – Your News Wire

Since Donald Trump’s inauguration in January, numerous high-ranking Russian officials have been found dead under suspicious circumstances, including another one on Saturday. 

Vladimir Evdokimov, executive director for Russia’s space agency Roscosmos, was discovered dead by investigators who say he had two stab wounds on his body.

Evdokimov, 56, was found in his prison cell where he was being held on charges of embezzling 200 million rubles ($3.1 million) from the MiG aerospace company. reports:

As we noted previously, six Russian diplomats have died in the last 3 months – all but one died on foreign soil. Some were shot, while other causes of death are unknown. Note that a few deaths have been labeled “heart attacks” or “brief illnesses.”

1. You probably remember Russia’s Ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov — he was assassinated by a police officer at a photo exhibit in Ankara on December 19.

2. On the same day, another diplomat, Peter Polshikov, was shot dead in his Moscow apartment. The gun was found under the bathroom sink but the circumstances of the death were under investigation. Polshikov served as a senior figure in the Latin American department of the Foreign Ministry.

3. Russia’s Ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, died in New York this past week. Churkin was rushed to the hospital from his office at Russia’s UN mission. Initial reports said he suffered a heart attack, and the medical examiner is investigating the death, according to CBS.

4. Russia’s Ambassador to India, Alexander Kadakin, died after a “brief illness January 27, which The Hindu said he had been suffering from for a few weeks.

5. Russian Consul in Athens, Greece, Andrei Malanin, was found dead in his apartment January 9. A Greek police official said there was “no evidence of a break-in.” But Malanin lived on a heavily guarded street. The cause of death needed further investigation, per an AFP report. Malanin served during a time of easing relations between Greece and Russia when Greece was increasingly critiqued by the EU and NATO.

6. Ex-KGB chief Oleg Erovinkin, who was suspected of helping draft the Trump dossier, was found dead in the back of his car December 26, according to The Telegraph. Erovinkin also was an aide to former deputy prime minister Igor Sechin, who now heads up state-owned Rosneft…

Source: Russian Official Number 8 Found Dead – Media Blackout – Your News Wire