Shuvalov's wife told about the dogs traveling in private plane
Olga Shuvalova herself has confirmed the information to FBC representatives, saying that her dogs fly "to defend the honor of Russia".
Wife of the Deputy Head of Government Olga Shuvalova has confirmed to the Anticorruption Foundation (FBK) the information that was earlier circulated, that she takes her сorgis to international exhibitions on private aircraft.
"We on our plane, the declared, we take our dogs to the exhibitions. By the way, on the international level, to defend the honor of Russia ", she said.
Previously, the staff of the Foundation had reported that Shuvalov's family spent 40 million rubles per year on flights for corgis. According to FBK, they were transported on an undeclared Bombardier Global Express jet, which for the last year has made 18 flights to Salzburg, where Shuvalov's private castle is located.
Earlier the FBK Foundation found Shuvalov's ten undeclared apartments on the 14th floor of a residential building on Kotelnicheskaya waterfront. Then it turned out that the Deputy Prime Minister's representative has renovated them at city expense, and later he demanded to purchase a part of the lobby on the floor.
Shuvalov's lawyer Sergei Kotlyarenko, representing his interests, confirmed that he really bought the apartments for the Vice-Premier's family. At the same time, he denied a conflict of interest in this case, stating that the Vice-Premier does not share information with him about "preparing important government decisions."
ICR checks into Federal Penitentiary Service officers covering up criminal search dept head’s son in drug investigation
Ishimbay (Republic of Bashkortostan) Deputy Police Chief’s son got away with a major drug offence, as the CrimeRussia reported earlier. 4 of his buddies are facing major prison sentences. However, the committee turned its attention to the story once more.
Dissident Alexey Navalny’s brother Oleg Navalny, convicted in the Yves Rocher case, has reported about the Narishkino village correctional camp No. 5 (IK-5) inmates slitting their wrists. The message was published on his Facebook page. Oleg Navalny is serving his sentence in IK-5.
Minister of Investments, Land and Property Relations of the Nizhny Novgorod region Ekaterina Pivovarova has held out scandal for nearly a year. But after the resignation of Governor Valery Shantsev, the chances of his protégés, who have been in control of the region, to become involved in criminal cases or at least prosecutorial inspections have increased significantly. A vivid example of this is the situation around Pivovarova, suspected by journalists in the ownership of stakes in the authorized capital of two commercial organizations.
In mid-August, the mother of the Chechen singer Zelimkhan Bakaev told the police that her son had left the house on August 8 and never returned. Later, Bakaev's friends said that the young man was detained in the center of Grozny by Terek special rapid reaction unit.
At a parliamentary session of the Krasnoyarsk region, Head of the regional legislative assembly's Committee on Culture and Education Lyudmila Magomedova told deputy Ivan Serebryakov to mind his language.