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14.09.2018 13:58

NABU Detectives prepared a notice of suspicion to the First Deputy Head of the SSU of illegal enrichment

In response to requests of the mass media, we explain the position of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) on issue regarding preparing a notice of suspicion of the allegedly illegal enrichment to the First Deputy Head – Chief of the Main Department on Fight against Corruption and Organized Crime of the Security Service of Ukraine (SSU).

13.09.2018 00:00

Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine was given a notice of suspicion of illegal enrichment and failure to declare income

On September 13, 2018, the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine under the procedural guidance of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) gave notice of suspicion to the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine of committing crimes under Part 3 Article 368-2 and Article 366-1 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

11.09.2018 00:00

Results of the NABU’s and the SAPO’s work in August: most persons exposed on corruption are judges

As of 31.08.2018, the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine under the procedural guidance of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) investigate 644 criminal proceedings. 161 persons were given notices of suspicion of committing criminal corruption offences. 

05.09.2018 02:30

Provision of security guarantees for judges is a priority in the process of establishment of the Anti-Corruption Court – Artem Sytnyk

The two key challenges in the process of selection of the judges of the High Anti-Corruption Court (hereinafter - the HAC) are to ensure participation in the competitive selection of the maximum number of transparent and principled professionals and to create conditions under which they will be able to make legal decisions without interference with their activity. This was emphasized by the Director of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) Artem Sytnyk at the expert discussion "Competition to the High Anti-Corruption Court. Quo vadis? ", which took place on September 5, 2018, in Kyiv.

21.08.2018 02:30

Business entities from 23 countries are involved in Ukrainian corruption

About 30 persons, as the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) established, involved in the organization of corruption schemes, are currently hiding abroad. Almost 50% of them, according to the investigation, are hiding at the territory of the Russian Federation. This data was published at the Report on the NABU results during the first half of 2018.

14.08.2018 00:00

Supreme Court satisfied NABU claim on invalidation of agreements of purchasing petroleum products at 2.94 billion UAH

On August 14, 2018, the Cassation Commercial Court of the Supreme Court (hereinafter - the Supreme Court) satisfied the petition of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) to Public Joint-Stock Company (PJSC) Ukrnafta and to the Limited Liability Company (LLC) Kotlas for invalidating 60 agreements of purchasing petroleum products for the total amount of 2.94 billion UAH. In particular, the Supreme Court upheld the decision of the appellate court according to the suit filed by the NABU to PJSC Ukrnafta and LLC Kotlas on the invalidation of the abovementioned agreements.

02.08.2018 00:00

Seized property of two combined heat and power plants were transferred to the ARMA

The Solomyansky District Court of Kyiv satisfied the motion filed by the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and seized the integral property complexes of the combined heat and power plants (CHP) of Novyj Rozdil and of Novoyavorivsk. It should be reminded that the NABU Detectives conduct the investigation as of the facts of 300 million cubic meters’ embezzlement of natural gas of National Joint-Stock Company (NJSC) Naftogaz of Ukraine. According to the court decision, this integral property complexes were transferred to the National Agency of Ukraine for finding, tracing and management of assets (ARMA). This was stated by the NABU Director Artem Sytnyk and the ARMA Head Anton Yanchuk at the briefing which took place on August 2, 2018.

30.07.2018 00:00

NABU Detectives shared their experience in conducting pre-trial investigation with the Criminal Justice in Action Summer School students

The Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) informed students of Ukrainian Law Universities on the peculiarities of conducting investigative actions (searches) and on the complexities of pre-trial investigation in criminal proceedings as of top-corrupt officials. The event "Criminal Justice in Action Summer School" was held near Dnipro city in the period 21-27 July.

27.07.2018 00:00

«Gas case»: the investigation as of MP-organizer of the scheme completed

On July 26, 2018, the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) under the procedural guidance of the Anti-corruption prosecutors have completed a pre-trial investigation as of the Member of Parliament of Ukraine (MP) Oleksandr Onyshchenko. He is suspected of organizing public funds embezzlement scheme while producing and selling gas under joint operation agreements with the Public Joint-Stock Company (PJSC) Ukrgasvydobuvannia (the so-called «gas case»).

17.07.2018 00:00

Statement regarding the invasion of the NABU’s office by provocateurs

On July 17, 2018, between 11 and 12 a.m. during unauthorized meeting at the NABU entrance, the group of the so-called titushki (sturdy young men who join meetings for payment) broke into the building of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU). Initially, these persons went to the Public Reception Office with the purpose of submitting the appeal. There they disabled the security camera, broke down the doors and the metal blinds, which separated the public space from the restricted area, and entered the hall of the NABU building.

12.07.2018 17:05

SAPO decision to terminate the criminal proceedings against two suspects in the Backpacks' case is irrelevant and inconsistent

On July 11, 2018, the prosecutor of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) made a decision to terminate the criminal proceeding as of suspected ex-Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and as of one more person (who is also known as a relative of the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine). 

12.07.2018 00:00

Case of funds embezzlement while purchasing of engines of the SE "Lviv Armor Vehicle Factory" was sent to court

The Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) completed a pre-trial investigation of the criminal proceeding as of the facts of 14.5 million UAH public funds embezzlement while purchasing of engines for the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The indictment as of the officials of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the State Enterprise (SE) "Lviv Armor Vehicle Factor" was drawn up. On July 11, 2018, the prosecutors of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) sent the indictment to the Solomyansky District Court of Kyiv.