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Senator Rauf Arashukov late arrived at the meeting room of the Council of the Federation (SF), which was subsequently detained. On Wednesday, January 30, the radio station “Moscow speaking” said the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on economic policy Sergey Kalashnikov.
According to him, Arashukov came into the room, when it discussed the issue of lifting his immunity. “He was late to the gym, ran out of breath. And it was clear that not know. For him it was unexpected. The most spectacular, it is a pity that no photos,” — said Kalashnikov.
He noted that those present during the arrest, the Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika has justified the need for the removal of immunity of a Senator. “We have heard very detailed arguments Gulls. It is described in detail the role Arashukova in a number of crimes related murder, beatings, theft of gas, with numbers, names, confessions,” explained he, adding that as soon as the decision on immunity was made to Arashukova approached by four security officers took his elbow and led him out of the hall.
Earlier it became known that the investigation has information about the involvement of Senator Arashukova to two murders. Three accused of crimes called the Senator a customer and gave evidence against him. We are talking about committed in 2010 murder of Chairman of the public youth movement “Adyge-Khase” of Karachay-Cherkessia Aslan Zhukov and presidential adviser Karachay-Cherkessia of Frala Shebzukhova. Also in the list of charges brought against Arashukova — to destabilize the situation in the Republic by calling for the overthrow of the government.
Rauf Arashukov detained January 30. He was endowed with the powers of a member of the Federation Council on 8 September 2016, becoming the youngest member of the upper house of the Russian Parliament — at the time he was 30 years old. Before Arashukov worked in structures “Gazprom” in Stavropol and Karachay-Cherkessia.
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