Ex-defense Minister accused of a loss of $560 million

Экс-министра обороны обвиняют в убытке на $560 млн

Former defense Minister Dmitry Salamatin

Former defense Minister Dmitry Salamatina accused of disrupting contracts for $ 560 million.

The Prosecutor General’s office announced on suspicion of treason, theft and undermining the defense of Ukraine. former defense Minister Dmitry Salamatin. On Monday, January 14, said Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko in Facebook.

“It is declared suspicion to the former Minister of defence of Ukraine D. Salamatin A. participation in the structure of the criminal organization Yanukovych, misappropriation of another’s property in especially large sizes by abuse of his official position and committing treason in the interests of the Russian Federation, undermining the defense, public and economic security of Ukraine by committing an intentional action aimed at the ousting of Ukraine with the world arms markets in favor of Russia”, – he wrote.

According to the public Prosecutor, Salamatin, in particular, tore the contract between Kharkiv design Bureau named after Morozov, Antonov company, SE SVTF Progress and the Iraqi Ministry of defense for the supply, repair and maintenance of military equipment. This has led to the loss of Ukraine-for $ 560 million.

Note, in undermining the defense capability of the army accusing another former Minister of defence Mikhail Ezhel. He headed the defense Ministry from 2010 to February 2012, during former President Viktor Yanukovych. In April 2013 he was appointed Ambassador to Belarus. He was dismissed from this position in 2015. Last summer he was granted political getaways in Belarus and at the moment he lives in Minsk.


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