The former head of UkrSpetsExport asked for asylum in the UK

Экс-глава Укрспецэкспорта попросил убежища в Великобритании

The former head of UkrSpetsExport suspected of stealing $ 7.5 million

For this reason, deferred consideration of the request for extradition.

Detained in London the former head of the UkrSpetsExport Serhiy Bondarchuk asked for political asylum in the UK. This was announced by Deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yevhen Yenin, Interfax reported.

According to him, on this basis, the Royal court has postponed consideration of the request of the law enforcement bodies of Ukraine concerning the extradition of a novel.

In addition, it is known that extradition hearings can begin no earlier than November 2017.

“I think in the best case in November,” said ENIN.

As reported Корреспондент.netthe Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine declared wanted by Sergei Bondarchuk in February 2015. Prior to this, the main military Prosecutor’s office told him on suspicion of misappropriation of almost $ 7.5 million of state concern.

In the spring of the former head of state concern UkrSpetsExport Serhiy Bondarchuk was arrested in London. On the same day it became known that the former official was released on bail.