The government quarter in the centre of Kiev are blocked by police to through traffic. Measures are planned on the eve of the shares related to the embezzlement in the defense sector.
As reported by “RBK-Ukraine”, the police cars block traffic on the approaches to the presidential Administration. Blocked the entrances on the street Shelkovichnaya, Institutskaya, Lutheran, Garden, kruglouniversitetskaya and Lipsky. To the enclosed area are only accessible to residents of nearby houses.
It should be noted, on 12:00 Saturday, March 16, in the center of Kiev is planned mass protests demanding to bring to justice the perpetrators of embezzlement in the “Ukroboronprom”.
We will remind, on February 25, journalists of the program “Our money” with Denis Bigus released the results of the investigation about the involvement of Igor Gladkovsky, the son of the Deputy Secretary of the national security Council Oleg Gladkovsky to delivery of smuggled Russian components Ukrainian defense companies at a higher price, as well as embezzlement in the defense sector for hundreds of millions of hryvnia. At the same time “Ukroboronprom” allegedly knew about the scheme and the contracts consistent with the relations Oleg Gladkovsky, the national security Council. “Ukroboronprom” noted that the published facts contain elements of disinformation and manipulation.
After a few days in NABOO began investigating the possible involvement of Oleg Gladkovsky and management of “Ukroboronprom” to the embezzlement in the defense sector and said that part of the described information about the corruption in the army has investigated.
Amid the scandal “Ukroboronprom” was removed from two Directors of the defensive enterprises — the state enterprise “Kharkiv design Bureau of machine building named after A. A. Morozov” and GP “Izyumsky instrument plant”. And on March 4, President Petro Poroshenko has dismissed Oleg Gladkovsky to the post of first Deputy Secretary of Council of national security and defense Council (NSDC).
Later, the court chose a measure of restraint officials to NAB suspects in the embezzlement of more than 55 million hryvnia for defense enterprise “Spetstechnoexport”. In this case, in early March, the NAB arrested for embezzlement of top officials of the defense.