This was stated by Head of the Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office Nazar Kholodnytskyi, Censor.NET reports citing 112 Ukraine TV channel.
"Let the court's judgment mark an end (to the dispute -Ed.)," he said.
He also noted that these actions of Onyshchenko were merely an effort to whitewash him and added that the NABU and PGO had not directly called the lawmaker the mastermind of the crime but pointed out that they gathered enough evidence to consider him to be one.
Earlier, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine raided the office of MP Oleksandr Onyshchenko March 16. The NABU stated that the searches were carried out under the pretrial investigation of criminal case initiated into abuse of office during sale of the natural gas jointly extracted with Ukrhazvydobuvannia SE.
NABU searched MP Onyshchenko's formal chamber for the second time June 15.
Prosecutor General's Office received a motion of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) to lift the immunity of the people's deputy Oleksandr Onyshchenko.
Anti-Corruption Prosecutor Nazar Kholodnytskyi and NABU Director Artem Sytnyk claimed that Volia Narodu MP Onyshchenko appropriated 1,6 billion hryvnia.
Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yurii Lutsenko has drafted a motion requesting the Verkhovna Rada's consent to criminal prosecution, detention and pretrial confinement of lawmaker Oleksandr Onyshchenko June 16.
June 22, media reported about the slander suit filed by lawmaker Oleksandr Onyshchenko against the Prosecutor General's Office and the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine.
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