NABU did not find pressure Kononenko on Abromavicius

В НАБУ не обнаружили давления Кононенко на Абромавичуса

The results of the investigation of NABOO did not substantiate the allegations regarding Abromavicius Kononenko.

Detectives of the National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) found no evidence of illegal influence people’s Deputy from the faction of the BPP and one of the closest associates of the President Igor Kononenko on the ex-Minister of economic development and trade Aivaras Abromavicius.

This is stated in the answer of the Prosecutor General to the parliamentary inquiry of the leader of the faction PPO Yuriy Lutsenko, signed by the acting head of SAP Maxim Grischuk, says Mirror weeks.

“The results of the pre-trial investigation collected enough evidence to declare suspicions to the Executive Director of “Naftogaz of Ukraine” Pasishnik P. A. on signs of structure of the crime provided by part 1 of article 344 of the criminal code (interference in the activity of the statesman – ed.) that for the purpose of illegal appointment to the post of Deputy Minister, aware of the wrongfulness of his actions, realizing his own intent, pressured Aivaras Abromavicius” – said in the letter.

While the reply stated that the statements Abromavicius regarding illegal influence on him by the MP Kononenko “weren’t confirmed”.

“The testimony of the Complainant on this issue… not confirm his remarks in a press statement. In addition, these facts completely deny as Kononenko I. V., and A. P. Pasishnik, they are not confirmed by the collected materials”, – said the Prosecutor’s office.

The letter also stated that continued pre-trial investigation in respect of other circumstances specified Abromavicius, in which, in his opinion, it was pressured by the other person, preventing to engage in service activities.

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We will remind, on 3 February, the then Minister of economic development and trade Abromavicius said about the decision to resign because of the lack of support and active opposition by his team reforms. He accused the people’s Deputy Kononenko in blocking the work of the Ministry and implementation of pressure.