Washington, January 27. the Party of protection in the case of Russian businessman Victor bout's declared intention to appeal against the retrial in the Supreme court of the United States on February 19. This was announced by the lawyer Alexei Tarasov.
According to him, currently the appeal is under preparation.
Viktor Bout was arrested in 2008 in Thailand, where the businessman was taken in the United States. American authorities charged him with the preparation of conspiring to murder U.S. military personnel.
Bout was sentenced to 25 years.
Earlier, Viktor Bout was released from a number associated with imprisonment..