Ex-Defense Minister Serdyukov earned $943.150 in 2017
Now the former Minister holds a leading position in Rostec.
Ex-Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov declared 60 million rubles ($943.150) for 2017. The bill is posted on the Rostec website, where the official holds the post of industrial director of the state corporation aviation complex.
At the same time, the income of Serdyukov's wife Julia Zubkova, the daughter of former vice-premier Viktor Zubkov, reached 59 million rubles ($927.500). However, a year earlier Serdyukov declared different amount - in 2016 he earned 328 million rubles ($5.1m), and Zubkova - 60 million.
According to SPARK-Interfax database, Serdyukov is also a member of the many state companies boards (Russian Helicopters, United Aircraft Corporation, Technodinamika). Also, Serdyukov is the co-owner of the Ordynka-40 company (investments in securities).
Serdyukov was involved in the criminal case over embezzlement at Oboronservis, the main defendant of which was ex-head of the property relations department of the Russian Defense Ministry Yevgenya Vasilyeva; he also provoked a scandal with tenants of the elite house, which the home unit company head he is. Neighbors complained that the official doubled the payment of public utilities.
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.