Peter Porosencova: Vasily Fedosenko / Reuters
Former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko did not appear for questioning at the State Bureau of investigation (UIR). About it reports the UNIAN.
Press Secretary of the RRG Anzhelika Ivanov said that the interrogation was supposed to begin at 09:30, but the former President did not appear.
It passes as the witness on case of tax evasion and money laundering in the purchase and sale of plant “Workshop on rybalskaya”.
The day before, July 16, the press service of the party “European solidarity” said that Poroshenko plans to go to Strasbourg, to form a “powerful group” of allies among the European deputies and new heads of the European Union.
Only RRT is investigating five criminal proceedings against Poroshenko. It is accused of attempt of usurpation of judicial power, treason, money laundering, possible misappropriation channel “Direct”, abuse of official position, legalization of the criminal proceeds offshore, tax evasion, and the falsification of documents about the formation in 2016 of the coalition of parliamentary factions and illegal appointment of the government.
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