Azarov intends to sue for his arrested “treasures”

Азаров намерен судиться за свои арестованные "сокровища"

Ex-Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov, archive photo

Ex-Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov said that he intends in court to seek the return of things that the police found in one of the apartments of Kiev. He stated this on his page in Facebook.

“I do not feel guilty and do not intend to justify to anyone. I from anybody did not steal anything. No court has found me guilty of committing any crimes. Even the Kiev regime in three years failed to invent anything against me. So on the basis of law from the apartment, not owned by me, withdrawn things, perhaps mine, and may not mine? There is not a single reason why I’d refuse to belong to me by right of my personal belongings and I will be using the courts to achieve their return,” he said.

At the same time Azarov emphasized that he could not confirm the property at some of the things shown. “After looking at the pictures I can’t confirm or deny the identity of all those things that were shown. For example, “portrait of a girl” attributed to V. Tropinin, which with the “pump” told in Facebook Avakov, I saw for the first time in my life, and I have never been,” – he wrote.

At the same time, Azarov confirmed that indeed collected books, and his house was a large library of about 5 thousand volumes, of which about two dozen old history books.

We will remind, yesterday, December 8, Kyiv police officers found the apartment with the property of ex-Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov.

The apartment-warehouse full of shopping bags with valuables and works of art, was in the Darnytsia district of the capital. Police stumbled on it during testing. Received all permits, operatives together with the lawyer went to the apartment.

Also in the apartment were found in the awards and congratulations from the leadership of the Russian Federation, which Azarov received even during the tragic events of the revolution of dignity.

According to preliminary information, the value of the findings is estimated at several million dollars.

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As noted by the acting head of the National police, Vadym Troyan, the court imposed arrest on the property was found Azarov.