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 Court attached 199.4 million hryvnia owned by ex-Minister Kolobov

The Pechersk district court in Kyiv has attached 199,400,000 hryvnia on bank accounts belonging to ex-Finance Minister of Ukraine Yurii Kolobov at the request of the Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine (PGO).

As reported by Censor.NET citing the PGO, the investigation of the criminal proceedings on suspicion of a large-scale embezzlement of budgetary funds established that Kolobov had placed money obtained through abuse of office on the accounts opened in Fidobank PJSC in the name of his mother V. Shults in order to conceal them.

The investigating judge has recognized the claim filed by the Prosecutor General's Office regarding Kolobov's direct ownership of funds as reasonable. Consequently, the investment was attached.

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