The lawyer of Viktor Yanukovych denies involvement of his client to the seized $1.5 billion. this was stated by the lawyer Vitaly Serdyuk on air of TV channel 112 Ukraine.
According to him, filed a lawsuit to the Pechersk district court of Kiev to demand refutation of this information.
“I completely deny this information. To date, in connection with its active spread of protection was even filed a lawsuit to the Pechersk court on its denial,” said Serdyuk.
Counsel claims that Yanukovych has 28 million UAH on the account in Oshchadbank, but they are not confiscated.
“On hand I have statements of Viktor Yanukovych with the savings Bank, there are completely different amount. We are talking about 28 million UAH, which is arrested and which are not to be confiscated now. This money is his personal account, his personal savings from which were paid all taxes. Therefore, the latter, actively distribute information about the seizure of funds, their confiscation and seizure is completely untrue”, – said Serdyuk.
28 April 2017 the Council reported that $1.5 billion in the accounts of Yanukovych and his team confiscated and already in the coming budget.