SBU to check the information about the possible work of the German companies DHL Express, Adidas and Puma in the occupied Crimea. This is stated in the reply of Prosecutor’s office of Crimea on the information request publication Crimea.Realities.
In Prosecutor’s office reported that it received a letter from the Ministry of the temporarily occupied territories and internally displaced persons, which reported on “the activities of German companies in the Crimea.”
Information sent for validation to the SBU, the Prosecutor noted.
“The letter sent to the General Directorate of the security Service of Ukraine in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea (with a dislocation in Kherson) to check the stated facts, the review of which will be made appropriate procedural decision”, – stated in the reply of Prosecutor’s office.
The Ministry added that so far no criminal proceedings against German companies did not open.
As reported, German company Siemens accuses two Russian companies that they illegally moved to the Crimea annexed by Russia four turbine set for power plant construction in Taman. Under the sanctions restrictions, the German company prohibits the use of their turbines for the production of electricity in the Crimea because the EU does not recognize the Russian status of Crimea. The German company requires the return of the turbine and to admit of the sale of turbines invalid. According to the plaintiff, Siemens was deceived.
The Moscow arbitration court at the meeting on 14 December refused Siemens turbines in the return of annexed Crimea.
Russia has occupied the Autonomous Republic of Crimea in 2014 year. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine officially declared on 20 February 2014 beginning of the temporary occupation of Crimea and Sevastopol by Russia. Key international organizations, including the UN General Assembly has condemned Russia’s actions and called the annexation and occupation of Crimea illegal. Against Russia were imposed economic sanctions. For the implementation by Moscow of the so-called elections with the participation of the Crimea in 2016-m to year the Parliament of Ukraine recognized the Russian state Duma is illegitimate.