Prosecutor General Yurii Lutsenko says the next step should be a pretrial ruling on liability of former President Yanukovych and ex-Energy Minister Stavytskyi for this illegal deal.
Ex-head of the State Management of Affairs of Ukraine Ihor Tarasiuk was released on 6.4 million hryvnia (about $238,000) bail.
Former Head of the State Management of Affairs (DUS) Ihor Tarasiuk has been indicted on charges of seizing the state-owned Mezhyhiria residence in favor of fugitive Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. During a search at his place, law enforcers seized documents, 1 million euro, gold and other things.
Media report that the Economic Court judge who was apprehended last night in Kyiv isLiubomyr Holovatiuk.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that he proposed the Cabinet of Ministers on Monday to convey Mezhyhiria - the residence of ex-President Viktor Yanukovych (Kyiv region), to the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine to create the All-Ukraine recovery center for the ATO participants in its premises.
The Pechersk district court of Kyiv has seized the assets of the Tantalit Ltd at the request of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine, namely, the Mezhyhiria estate, where fugitive Viktor Yanukovych lived.
Prosecutor's Office gathered more material to charge MP Kliuiev under five more articles, which gives grounds for his arrest.
Former president of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych denied allegations that he had embezzled funds from the Ukrainian state and was hiding money in foreign bank accounts.
A huge residential park is still being constructed in the elite suburb of Koncha-Zaspa near Kyiv, nicknamed Mezhyhiria-2, as a nod to ex-president Viktor Yanukovych's privat residency of Mezhyhiria.
Construction at Yanukovych’s Mezhyhiria is complete. You can see this, thanks to Google Earth satellite imagery service. They recently updated the images taken over the residence of Ukrainian leader.
Accumulated assets of the MAKO holding headed by Oleksandr Yanukovych constitute 1.7 billion hryvnia.
By its decision of 20 January, 2012, the Constitutional Court explained the provisions of the Basic Law on the right to privacy and family life in favor of officials, blocking citizens access to a significant amount of public interest information.
Military equipment and people in uniform have been placed in Vyshgorod, Kyiv oblast, in the territory of Kyiv hydroelectric power station located a few kilometers from Mezhyhirya.
The upkeep of President Viktor Yanukovych in 2012 cost the country 635 million hryvnia, i.e. nearly 2 million hryvnia per day.
Leader of the Crimean republican organization of Batkivschyna Andriy Senchenko proposed several versions of the reasons for controversial suicide of Malyy Maiak mayor Leonid Malyk.