The Verkhovna Rada Committee on national security and defence will consider the situation with the explosions of ammunition in the Arsenal in Kalinovka of Vinnytsia region. This was stated by the Secretary of the Committee, MP from the Petro Poroshenko Bloc Ivan Vinnik broadcast on NewsOne.
«Liability may be different. Criminal liability for the actions Muzhenko (chief of the General staff of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko. – «GORDON») or his deputies in connection with the destruction of four arsenals over the past two years probably will not be found. Functional responsibility must be found, and it must be made an organizational decision,» said winnick.
According to him, Muzhenko needs to be fired.
«Regardless of whether it was sabotage or negligence of his subordinates. He has the full set of capabilities to prevent nor the second nor the first event – either negligence or sabotage. The Committee will consider this situation. According to the law, the chief of staff appoints and dismisses the President of Ukraine on representation of the Minister of defence. Subjectivity BP is not here, our decision will be of a recommendatory nature», – said the Deputy.
In the Arsenal of the Armed forces of Ukraine in Kalinovka near Vinnitsa in the evening of 26 September was an emergency – began to explode the shells. According to Vinnytsia regional state administration, as a result of the incident injured two people. In total from the surrounding settlements were evacuated about 30 thousand people. On September 28 they were able to return to their homes.
Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman said that the fire started due to «external causes». The military Prosecutor’s office started criminal proceedings on the fact of sabotage.
The people’s Deputy from «popular front» and member of the Board of the Ministry of internal Affairs Anton Gerashchenko said that Muzhenko needs to resign, and the Verkhovna Rada it is necessary to verify the expenditure of funds allocated for the resettlement of military depots.
On 28 September at a press conference in Kyiv, military Prosecutor of Ukraine Anatoly Matios reported that information about subversive groups and the use of drones for detonation of ordnance was not confirmed, and the main cause of the accident was «sashroot system of processing, delivery, and allocation of funds to security.»
BP Committee will review the situation with the explosions of ammunition in Kalinovka – MP winnick 28.09.2017