Shuvalov has arrived in Yekaterinburg on undeclared plane, but refused to answer questions about it
The Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov arrived in Yekaterinburg on August, 2 on his own jet Bombardier Global Express, which, according to the Anti-Corruption Foundation (the FBK) is undeclared. After this official's assistants did not allow in his press conference a journalist, who was going to ask the Deputy Prime Minister the question about his property, which is not specified in the declaration.
The Deputy Prime Minister Shuvalov has arrived in Yekaterinburg to take part in a meeting on the construction of a stadium for the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018. According to the information from portal Znak.com, which tracked his flight with help of Flightradar24 site, the official flew on a private jet, which is not listed in any of his declarations.
During the visit, he is due to visit the Central Stadium, which will host the World Cup 2018 matches, SKB-Bank arena, which will be the training ground, and the fan zone in Mayakovsky park. Also, the official held a press conference in Yekaterinburg, to which several journalists, who were going to ask the official not related to the purpose of his visit questions, were not let. To the representative of Znak.com the Shuvalov's aider "emotionally said that Shuvalov will answer questions only about football."
The private Jet Bombardier Global Express, according to the FBK, which belongs to Shuvalov, was previously figured in the investigation of the FBK. Then campagniers of the FBK found 13 matches of its flight routes with Shuvalov's business trips.
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