'' Earlier, the prosecutor's office for monitoring the observance of law in places of confinement made a submission to the head of the Mordovian correctional colony No. Later, the head of the colony was arrested. Willan said that he turned to the Attorney General and the Investigative Committee with a request to investigate the offenses. 17 (IK-17), where he is being held, TASS reports. This was due to a violation of the rules of ethics of communication on the part of the staff member in relation to Whelan. Whelan said that one of the senior security guards, who is currently suspended from work, was previously disciplined for acting against him. A US citizen also told his relatives that the matter was about theft, extortion, denying access to a lawyer and consular officers and other things. He was detained by FSB officers at the Metropol hotel in Moscow December 28, 2018 during a spy action. 17. Statement he did in a phone call with his family on Thanksgiving. Recall that Paul Whelan, an American convicted of espionage, is serving his sentence in IK-17. American Paul Whelan, sentenced to 16 years for espionage, claims that corruption is rampant in the Mordovian colony No. The head of the prison was punished for trying to hide the incident. Истoчник aif.ru A criminal case was initiated against the foreigner under the article “ Espionage.