Schuster asks the court to cancel the decision to revoke his work permit

Шустер просит суд отменить решение об аннулировании ему разрешения на работу

The Studio Savik Shuster filed a lawsuit in the District administrative court of Kiev about a recognition illegal and cancellation of decisions of the Kyiv city employment center for the annulment of a work permit Savik Shuster.

“April 25, 2016 Kyiv city employment center has revoked the work permit is the author and host of the talk show Shuster LIVE. In protest, Savik Shuster live announced the start of a hunger strike until he returned right to work. Due to the wide public resonance, on the next day the ban was suspended, but not canceled. Thus, the de facto state agencies can at any moment re-ban a citizen of Italy and Canada to work in Ukraine”, – reported on the Channel page Savik Shuster in Facebook.

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Consideration of the case about recognition illegal and cancellation of decision on cancellation of employment permit will be held on Wednesday, June 1, at 15:00.

As reported, journalist Savik Shuster has revoked the work permit in Ukraine. Employment in the civil service explained the decision on provision of inaccurate data: in particular, Shuster filed a certificate of no criminal record at that time, when against him was opened criminal proceedings.

At the State fiscal service of Ukraine (SFS) explained that investigating the criminal proceedings, which featured Savik Shuster, on the fact of intentional tax evasion. Later the State employment service (Central office) has suspended the decision to cancel the permit to work Savik Shuster in Ukraine to ascertain the circumstances.