Date: 23rd November 2011 at 1:12pm
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In a press ststement covered by the News and other media the Lithuanian Prosecutor General`s Office have said a request seeking constraint measures to be placed upon Snoras bank shareholders Mr Antonov and Raimond Baranauskas had been granted.

Ruta Dirsiene, spokeswoman for the Prosecutor General`s Office, said: ‘On the same day Prosecutor General Mr D Valys signed European Arrest Warrants issued against these persons.

‘Both former managers of the bank Snoras have been recognised as suspects with regard to misappropriation of property on a large scale and forgery of documents, whereas R Baranauskas is also suspected of fraudulent accounting and abuse of authority.`

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