Mikhail Abyzov has refused to cooperate with the investigation


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Accused of fraud ex-the Minister for open government Mikhail Abyzov has refused to cooperate with investigators and testify. On Tuesday, July 23, reports the correspondent of TASS from the audience Basmanny court, where the question of the extension of his arrest.

According to the senior investigator of the Main Department for investigation of especially important issues Sergey Stepanov, Mikhail Abyzov and the other defendants have pleaded guilty and gave no explanation of their actions. TFR asked the court to extend the former Minister, the term of arrest until the end of October.

Earlier it became known that Basmanny court seized the Bank accounts Abyzov, which is 121,7 million euros (about 8.7 billion rubles). Also under the interim measures were cash — more than 437 million rubles, two plots of land and two houses in the Moscow region, three Moscow apartments, four bedrooms apartments and cars.

Abyzov was arrested in March on charges of forming a criminal community with use of official position and fraud in especially large size. According to the investigation, from April 2011 to November 2014 he, being the beneficial owner of a number of offshore commercial organizations, created and headed an organized criminal group, which stole a large sum of money.

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