The National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine will be created a special unit detectives which will investigate alleged corruption in the Ministry of defence. On Tuesday in Brussels, told reporters the Director of NABU Artem Sytnik, reports UNIAN correspondent.
He noted that, except for cases of procurement of fuel, “the defense Ministry said we already have other things to do”. “We are now completed the acquisition of a unit of detectives, and we will have a private sector that will deal with the defense. This is a huge budget, the biggest budget in the state, and therefore, without our attention it will not cost a lot,” he said.
According to Sytnik, production and procurement of fuel lasts a long time. “The Prosecutor’s office fully agreed with all the arguments of the detectives, agreed to a suspicion, and now we have this result,” he said.
On 11 October, Deputy defense Minister Igor Pavlovsky and the head of the procurement Department Vladimir Gulevich was arrested by employees of the NABU and SAP according to the results of searches on suspicion of involvement in the corruption scheme of embezzlement of more than 149 million UAH for the purchase of fuel for the defense Department. The contract for the supply of fuel according to the results of the tender of the Ministry of defense concluded with the company trade Commodity. The detained officials declared suspicion of corruption.
Later the person is two persons involved: the employee of one of divisions of the Department of procurement and supply matresursov and employee of the internal audit Department of the Ministry of defense.
The court chose a measure of restraint Pavlovsky and Goulevitch in the form of house arrest.
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