Deputy of Prosecutor General excluded provocation of special services in Ulyukaev's case
The First Deputy of Yuri Chaika said that for initiation of a criminal case against the Minister of Economic Development Alexey Ulyukaev there were serious reasons.
The First Deputy of the Prosecutor General Alexander Buksman confirmed the legality of initiating a criminal case against the Minister of Economic Development Alexey Ulyukaev.
The supervisory authority has examined all the materials of the criminal case and recognized its "base and legality reasonable", Buksman said in an interview to Interfax.
The Deputy of the Prosecutor General also excluded a provocation on the part of special services in the case of the former Head of the Ministry of Economic Development. Earlier, the possibility of political attacks on Ulyukaev the presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov excluded, calling it a "fiction."
It is worth to note that the former Head of the Ministry of Economic Development has denied his guilt, he refuses to testify and believes a criminal case against him is a provocation. Ulyukaev was arrested on the night of November 15, he was accused of extorting bribes from representatives of Rosneft for the Economic Development Ministry's approving conclusion on the privatization of Bashneft's state-owned shares.
Zaur Dadaev, who is imprisoned for the murder of politician Boris Nemtsov, may soon be put in stricter conditions of detention. Being sent for any, sometimes contrived violations of the regime in a punitive confinement (SHIZO), Dadaev is being forced to pass a check on the lie detector and give evidence on the Nemtsov case.
The video showing prisoner being tortured by officers of the Yaroslavl correctional camp No. 1 (IK-1), which was published on July 20, caused a public outcry and the initiation of a criminal case by the Investigative Committee. However, a year ago, an ICR officer found no exceeding of official powers in the video, thus justifying the torture.
A large-scale purge of thieves in law, which started shortly after Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s coming to power, continues in Armenia. After receiving threats of arrests, thieves were taken in custody for carrying weapons and drugs.
However, the thief, who is currently dividing the spheres of influence in Ukraine’s Odessa region with Antimoz Kukhilava through his representatives, has been sentenced in absentia. Mindiya Goradze is not in Georgia at the moment.