“Today we filed our appeal against the decision of the Israeli Minister of Justice to the High Court of Justice, which Burkov signed that everything said in this appeal is true. We want to appeal the decision of the Minister of Justice, as we said earlier. Just five minutes ago, my assistant filed it with the Supreme Court Office. She was handed over and joined in the case, ”Ironi told reporters, RIA Novosti quoted him as saying.
According to him, the state will have to explain the position of the Minister of Justice, and they asked Burk to extradite him.
Earlier, Burkov called the Israeli Justice Ministry’s decision to extradite him to the United States aggressive. He also said that he expected to return to Russia.
Burkov was detained in 2015 at the request of the United States while undergoing passport control when leaving Israel.
US officials insist on his extradition in connection with alleged allegations of cybercrime. A request for extradition of Burkov was also sent by the Russian side.