On Feb. 1, detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) conducted 16 searches in different cities of Ukraine. Investigative actions were carried out under the procedural guidance of prosecutors of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutors Office as part of a pre-trial inquiry into the fact of appropriating oil of Ukrnafta (Ukrainian oil) PJSC worth more than 7.7 billion hryvnia ($278.386 million).
On Wednesday, Feb. 1, the members of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) conducted search in an office of Ukrnafta, the country’s largest oil company.
Between Oct. 13 and Nov. 26, 2016 Ukraine used almost 1 billion cubic meters of gas from its subsurface storage, decreasing its gas reserves by 6.8 percent.
Ukrainian oil company Ukrnafta PJSC has filed a lawsuit against Russia in the Permanent Court of Arbitration located in The Hague, the Netherlands.
Nomination Committee for the appointment of Ukrnafta CEO will propose the candidacy of a foreigner for the Cabinet’s consideration. But it will be not Chichvarkin.
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says that private security companies have 24 hours to bring its operations into compliance with the law, to disarm and to abandon the use of firearms. Avakov emphasized that the use of firearms by private security agencies is illegal.