Ukrainian billionaire Firtash will give US


www.vsyako.netDmitry Fartashphoto: Andrey a needle / RIA Novosti

The Minister of justice of Austria Clemens Jabloner gave permission for extradition of the Ukrainian businessman Dmitry Firtash in the USA. About it reports “Interfax” referring to the Agency statement.

“About the extradition of Firtash, the Ministry of justice of Austria may report the following: Vice-Chancellor, the Minister of justice Clemens Jabloner agreed to his extradition”, — stated in the message. It is noted that the specific timing of the issue will establish a local criminal court of Vienna.

In the USA the businessman from 2013, charged with bribery of officials from India for the award of the contract on access to the titanium field. Firtash denies his guilt. Lawyers point out that in the US, their client can expect a politically motivated verdict. With him on the case the suspects are Indian parliamentarian and four other people.

The extradition of Ukrainian is also making Spain where he is accused of money laundering.

In February a court decision in London had arrested two of the mansion and shares of companies belonging to Firtash. This was done as an interim measure at the request of VTB Bank. In January the Cypriot court also imposed a lien on the property of the Ukrainian businessman.

Dmitry Firtash is in the list of the richest people of Ukraine. Fixed capital he earned through the company RosUkrEnergo, whose shares owned. From 2004 to 2009 she acted as a mediator between “Gazprom” and “Naftogaz”. In 2014, he was arrested in Vienna on request of the US authorities, but was released on his own recognizance after making a record for Austria pledge in 125 million euros.

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