The family will have to transport the body of the scientist Dmitry Kolker from Moscow to Novosibirsk at their own expense, who died on July 2 in the Lefortovo detention center in Moscow after being arrested on charges of treason. About this in an interview with the New York Times told Maxim Kolker.
Scientist’s daughter Alina Mironova wrotethat Dmitry Kolker died on July 2 at 2:40. According to her, the body will be given to them and there will be no problems with this, however, there are issues with documents that are resolved, including with a lawyer.
Dmitry Kolker worked as the head of the laboratory of quantum optical technologies at Novosibirsk State University. Previously, he was diagnosed with the last stage of pancreatic cancer.
On June 30, he was taken to a Moscow pre-trial detention center directly from a private clinic in Novosibirsk. Searches were carried out in the family’s apartment, during which equipment was seized. Third of July to Kolker’s relatives sent a telegram with the announcement of his death.
On the same day, a spontaneous memorial to the scientist Dmitry Kolker appeared in the Novosibirsk Academgorodok. On the tablet was quoted post Maxim Kolker: “The FSB killed my father, knowing what condition he was in, they pulled him out of the hospital. Thank you, country !!!! They didn’t even let our family say goodbye. for your actions. It took you two days to kill a man …. And now I and my family are without a father.” By evening, the sign with photographs of scientists was removed from the monument, and a police squad was placed next to it.
“Scientists are easy prey for our intelligence agencies.” Lawyer Ivan Pavlov on the death of Professor Kolker after his arrest: