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October 5, 2012
Mikhail Metzel photo

CORRECTS APEX OFFICES LOCATION - A complex where Apex System LLC (“Apex”) was renting offices stands in Moscow Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. Apex is a certified supplier of military equipment for the Russian government and a business owned by the accused Alexander Fishenko. US prosecutors allege that naturalized U.S. citizen Alexander Fishenko and six others “engaged in a surreptitious and systematic conspiracy” to obtain highly regulated technology from U.S. makers and sold them to Russian authorities. Fishenko and six others charged in the alleged scheme are expected to appear Thursday morning in U.S. Houston federal court.

Mikhail Metzel photo

CORRECTS APEX OFFICES LOCATION - People leave a complex where Apex System LLC (“Apex”) was renting offices in Moscow Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. Apex is a certified supplier of military equipment for the Russian government and a business owned by the accused Alexander Fishenko. US prosecutors allege that naturalized U.S. citizen Alexander Fishenko and six others “engaged in a surreptitious and systematic conspiracy” to obtain highly regulated technology from U.S. makers and sold them to Russian authorities. Fishenko and six others charged in the alleged scheme are expected to appear Thursday morning in U.S. Houston federal court.