#AceFinanceNews An Austrian court has ruled to release Ukrainian oligarch Dmitry Firtash on a 125 million euros bail, but ordered him to stay in the country pending US extradition.
Earlier it was reported that Austrian authorities detained the Firtash, on charges of bribery at the request of Washington.
The detained Ukrainian national is believed to have business ties with the ousted Ukrainian president, Viktor Yanukovich.
Police claim that the arrest of the entrepreneur is not linked to the Ukraine crisis.
The Austrian authorities noted that the FBI has been investigating Firtash since 2006, and that an arrest warrant had been issued for him by a federal judge in Virginia, the.
The Group D, owned by the Firtash confirmed his arrest in Vienna, saying that the incident was a “misunderstanding” and will cleared in the “near future.”
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