"This is a reaonsable interpretation. The Russians thought Wallenberg was keeping the Nazi gold from the Red Army," Jangfeldt told Svenska Dagbladet.
Raoul Wallenberg saved tens of thousands of Jews from the Holocaust. According to Jangfeldt the rescue action included saving the valuable objects given to Wallenberg for safe holding.
Until now an explanation as to why Wallenberg was arrested and never released has eluded historians.