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 NABU asks PGO to bring Kholodnytskyi to justice, - Lutsenko

Prosecutor General Yurii Lutsenko said he did not want to become part of the conflict between the National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) and Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAP).

The National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) has asked the Prosecutor General's Office to bring to justice the head of the Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAP) Nazar Kholodnytskyi. This was announced by PGO chief Yurii Lutsenko on air of 1+1 TV channel, Censor.NET reports citing LigaBusinessInform.

Lutsenko says SAP and NABU are in a state of conflict.

"Today, I received a letter from NABU with a request to bring Kholodnytskyi [head of SAP - ed.] to justice... Unfortunately, NABU is interfering with SAP. I hope we will be able to help these two respectful chiefs to cooperate and refer cases to court jointly. These are new institutions, new leaders, there are tensions [between them - ed.]. I do not want to be a part of this conflict," Lutsenko said.

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The prosecutor general did not specify allegations made against Kholodnytskyi by NABU.

Lutsenko said he was not going to bring Kholodnytskyi to justice.

"I am not going into it. All I can do as a prosecutor general is holding work meetings with the two agencies."


 
 
 
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