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 Sytnyk: NABU to probe abduction and violence against its detectives by PGO members

The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) has launched criminal proceedings into abduction of its employees by members of the Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine (PGO) on Aug. 12.

As reported by Censor.NET citing Ukrainski Novyny, this was stated by Director of the NABU Artem Sytnyk.

"The criminal case into several offenses including abduction has been initiated," he said. According to him, the investigation was launched into the illegal use of force and psychological pressure against the NABU employees.

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Earlier, PGO's Major Fraud Investigations Department Head Volodymyr Hutsuliak claimed that three prosecutors were beaten by NABU commandos Aug. 12. On that day, the Prosecutor General's Office members found out that they were kept under surveillance from an observation post deployed on 7/9 Symona Petliury Str. in Kyiv.

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