The NABU initiated a criminal proceeding basing on Aivaras Abromavicius' public statement

03.02.2016 17:11
On 3 February the NABU detectives began investigating the facts concerning alleged interference of the BPP first deputy faction leader I. Kononenko and several other parliament members with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade work given by Aivaras Abromavičius, the Minister of Economy and Trade. The information was entered into the Unified register of pre-trial investigations under the Criminal Code article 364, part 2 (misuse of powers and responsibilities).
Mr Abromavičius will be asked to report to the NABU for interrogation as a witness on the facts he reported during his press conference on 3 February 2016.
The NABU will examine the facts thoroughly and conduct all the necessary investigative actions in order to discover the truth.