Russian upper house lawmaker Kerimov detained by police in France: TASS

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 21, 2017 12:34 PM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Suleiman Kerimov, a member of the Upper House of Russia's Parliament, was detained by French police in Nice on Monday, TASS news agency quoted the Russian Embassy as saying on Tuesday.

The agency did not say why Kerimov had been detained.

(reporting by Anton Zverev, writing by Denis Pinchuk; editing by John Stonestreet)