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The state Corporation “Roscosmos” is the record scale of financial irregularities. This was stated by the head of the accounts chamber Alexey Kudrin on air of TV channel “Russia-1”, reports TASS.
“A big problem we have with the Russian space Agency. There is just irrational waste, misconduct of all kinds. Improperly conducted procurement procedures, inflated prices, very much sclerosed funds for unfinished objects or on objects that are just idle, not used the accounts for months. Well, besides, a few billion lost — that is, in fact, stolen”, he said.
Check the “Roscosmos” had previously asked the head of state Corporation Dmitry Rogozin. After the audit he approved a plan for countering corruption in 2018-2020.
After the statement of Kudrin, the Russian space Agency said that studying the chamber claims, and intend to take action against financial irregularities, reports RIA Novosti. “Testing continues, the results will be made necessary conclusions and the organizational actions”, — said the state Corporation.
November 11, Rogozin suggested the use of Stalinist methods in the tests of the emergency rescue system (SAS) new ship “Federation”. “When comrade Stalin showed the armored car in which he should go, and [said] that it won’t penetrate the PCA, he put inside the constructor of this car, and its riddled with machine. The designer was still alive, because the car was good. I propose to add to the decision that we designers have to put in the vehicle when testing the saws”, he said.
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