Suleiman Kerimov was asked to leave the French prison for a Moscow hospital

Suspected of tax evasion in France, Senator Suleiman Kerimov was hospitalized in Moscow because of "heart rhythm disturbances."
07.05.2018
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Senator Suleiman Kerimov, having received the next permission from the court, came to Moscow, where he got to the hospital. About this "Interfax" told Kerimov's assistant for work in the Federation Council Alexei Krasovsky.

According to him, Kerimov "felt unwell in the heart" on Saturday night. "The ambulance was taken to the hospital of Vishnevsky, the diagnosis is a complicated violation of the rhythm of the heart," Krasovsky said.

The senator came to the hospital with "heart rhythm disturbances, atrial fibrillation, unstable hemodynamics," the head of the cardiosurgical center of the hospital named after. Vishnevsky Professor Alexander Lishchuk.

Kerimov recovered sinus rhythm, now all the indicators are normal, and the patient is discharged. "He is warned that this can happen again, in particular because of stress," Lishchuk stressed.

Suleiman Kerimov was detained at Nice airport on November 20, 2017. The French authorities suspect him of tax evasion by buying elite real estate at a lower price. The total amount of transactions with villas in the south of France was about € 400 million. The case also includes citizens of Switzerland Alexander Studhalter and Philip Borghetti. Studdhaltera investigation calls "frontman Kerimov."

In France, the senator is under a written undertaking not to leave the place. To stay free, he had to pay a bail of € 40 million. Nevertheless, Kerimov has left France at least five times since his detention. At first, he received special permission from the French prosecutor's office to visit a sick relative in Russia, then Kerimov flew to Moscow for personal reasons. The purpose of three more trips Kerimov is unknown.

At the end of 2017, Kerimov declared in Russia an income of 2.76 billion rubles, which is 230 times more than a year earlier.