Officials with dual citizenship can not be held accountable.

Чиновников с двойным гражданством нельзя привлечь к ответственности - СБУ

SBU cannot prosecute the officials with dual citizenship

SBU in the framework of their competence may deprive them of access to state secrets, if they are its carriers.

The security service of Ukraine can not prosecute state employees and civil servants with dual citizenship. This was stated press Secretary of SBU Elena Gitlyanskaya, commenting on the information from the website of the Peacemaker that more than 300 civil servants and officials in the Transcarpathian region have a Hungarian passport, writes UNIAN.

Answering the question whether the security measures in connection with dual nationality of these officials, she said, “And we have in law the liability for dual citizenship?”.

In clarifying the remark that we are not talking about ordinary citizens, but about public servants, the press Secretary of the SBU said: “We are in the scope of his authority can deprive them of access to state secrets, if they are its carriers. All”.

However Gitlyanskaya said that the security service will check these officials on the subject of access to state secrets.

The Peacemaker made to base officials, who, according to him, have Hungarian citizenship. All were published in the free access data 313.

Hungarian passports for Ukrainians: in Transcarpathia will check officials

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