The Vienna regional court on criminal cases made a decision on extradition of Russian ex-official of the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation Boris Mazo, where he is accused of embezzlement of budget funds allocated for the construction of the «Hermitage». This decision has not yet entered into force, will appeal.
The appeal complaint will be January 7, 2020. Once a final decision is made, Moscow will notify through the channels of the Ministry of justice of Austria. The court also considers the issue of extradition Mazo in Spain, but a decision on this issue is still pending.