Russian Embassy in USA Is Waiting for a Reaction from the State Department Regarding Detention of Akhmed Bilalov
"From press reports they learned about the detention of A. G. Bilalov in Florida. They didn't receive any reports from the local authorities. A corresponding request was sent to the State Department. We are awaiting a response", the Russian embassy said in a statement.
Earlier, an American newspaper reported citing sources that Bilalov was detained on Tuesday morning in his home in Sunny Isles Beach near Miami (Florida) by the Immigration and Customs Control Service at the US Department of Homeland Security. Resorts of the North Caucasus Company was responsible for the construction of the Russian Hills ski jumping complex for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.