The head of the Ukrainian delegation to PACE said that disapproved of the inclusion in its composition Novinsky

Глава делегации Украины в ПАСЕ заявляет, что неодобрительно отнесся к включению в ее состав Новинского

MP from the faction “BPP” Vladimir Aryev in the Studio “112 Ukraine”. 1.12.16

The head of the delegation of Ukraine to PACE, MP from the PPO Vladimir Aryev said that disapproved of the inclusion in the composition of the delegation of the Deputy from “Opposition bloc” Vadim Novinsky. About this Aryev said in comments to journalists on the sidelines of Parliament.

“I’m not very happy about this, but there is one thing. PACE has one iron rule, factions and groups of the national parliaments included in this or that national delegations should be inalienable and guaranteed right to delegate those whom they want,” said the Ariev.

According to him, Novinsky, who is under investigation will be required to grant permission to leave the country to participate in the PACE session because of the immunity.

“This immunity extends, and to protect against political, as they say, of persecution, and to protection from criminal proceedings , such immunity is not present”, – said the head of the delegation.

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As you know, Parliament has given the Prosecutor General’s office of Ukraine (PGO) consent to prosecution of people’s Deputy, member of faction “the Opposition bloc” Vadim Novinsky. The decision was supported by 228 MPs.

Novinsky is suspected of committing criminal offenses under part 5, article 27 (“Aiding”), part 2 of article 146 (“Illegal imprisonment or kidnapping”) and part 1 of article 365 (“Excess of power or office powers employee of law enforcement Agency”) Criminal code of Ukraine, for which he faces a penalty of imprisonment for up to five years. In the view of the GPU deals with the abuse of power Novinsky and committing crimes together with ex-President Viktor Yanukovych and law enforcement officers in the illegal imprisonment of Archbishop (now – Metropolitan) Alexander (drabinko), when he was assistant to the late Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) Volodymyr (Sabodan).

Novinsky he pleaded not guilty and believes the case is political