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Austrian military convicted of espionage in favor of Russia, freed

The land court of Salzburg, released, retired Austrian military convicted of espionage in favor of Russia, taking into account the time he spent in prison, told RIA Novosti the representative of the court Peter EGGER.

Earlier Tuesday, a jury found a former Austrian Colonel convicted of divulging state secrets, secret intelligence activities at the expense of Austria and the intentional disclosure of military secrets. According to the court, they already served a period of pre-trial detention applies to the sentence. In the event of the entry of the verdict the accused after serving half of sentence can be released conditionally.

The court has sentenced the former Colonel of the armed forces of Austria for espionage in favor of Russia

The land court of Salzburg on Tuesday sentenced a retired Colonel of the armed forces of Austria to three years of imprisonment for espionage in favor of Russia, told RIA Novosti the representative of the court Peter EGGER.

"The court sentenced (accused) to three years for divulging state secrets," reported EGGER.

In Austria start to work hotels

A hotel company Austria on Friday, 29 may, will be able to resume work after a temporary closure due to the spread of the coronavirus.

Austria from April 14, beginning to ease the restrictive measures because of coronavirus in increments of two weeks. The next stage - may 29, when the hotels are allowed to open fitness centres and other sports clubs, as well as host events with up to 100 people.