In connection with the incoming requests of mass media the General Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Kazakhstan informs that Mr.Aliyev R.M. was detained by the law enforcement agencies of the Republic of Austria on 5 June 2014 in Vienna (Austria).
According to the statement of the representatives of Vienna prosecutor's office the materials of the investigation on the abductions and the murders of the "Nurbank" JSC's top managers Mr.TimralievZh. and Mr.Hasenov A. served as the reason for the detention of Mr.Aliyev R.M.
The investigation is currently being conducted by the competent authorities of Austria due to the preceding refusal on the extradition for the same charges.
The General Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Kazakhstan is ready to provide legal assistance on the case to the required extent if the Austrian side will request so.
In case of receipt of the official information on the case from the Austrian side it will be announced in addition.
Press service of the Prosecutor General's Office of Kazakhstan