The European Union should speak for the resignation of the head of the National anticorruption Bureau of Ukraine Artem Sytnik, said in comments to the edition «GORDON» the political scientist, former MP Taras Chornovil.
«So far, the EU has no official position on the question of NABOO. They are still studying the situation. There are statements of individual officials and MEPs. At this point all the achievements of NABOO is returning to a budget of $1 thousand More is nothing. The head of the GPU need to inform our EU partners that Sytnik violated European law. First of all it concerns the offer of a bribe the Deputy head of the migration service. For this, the EU is obliged to demand the resignation of disturbance. That is, he violated not only Ukrainian, but also European legislation,» – said the analyst.
In his opinion, Sytnik should be condemned.
«As for the United States, there will be more difficult. They will have to propose ways of cooperation. Now we need to work more with the state Department and explain to them the circumstances. Sytnyk must leave NABOO only after will be convicted. It needs to be put in jail because he violated serious articles», – Chornovil noted.
The chairmen of the factions of the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko and «popular front» Artur Gerasimov and Maksym Burbak have registered a bill No. 7362, which I propose to give the Parliament the right to Express no confidence in the heads of the National anti-corruption Bureau, the State Bureau of investigation, Specialized anti-corruption prosecutors and members of the National Agency for prevention of corruption.
According to the initiative, the question of the expression by Parliament of no confidence in the leaders of NABOO, RRT, SAP or members of the NACP may be introduced in the Parliament on the proposal of the President, Cabinet Ministers and 150 MPs. The censure these officials entails their resignation.
The people’s Deputy from BPP Sergey Leshchenko said that the Council can vote on this bill on 7 December. He called it «the murder of NABOO».
Transparency international warned that the bill would mean the dismantling of anti-corruption reforms in Ukraine.
Ex-Deputy head of the Pentagon on Ukraine and Eurasia Michael carpenter said he would recommend to reduce US assistance to Ukraine in case of dismissal of the Director of NABU.
Sitnic said that the possibility of his dismissal in the coming days.
Chornovil: Sytnik needs to leave NABOO only after will be convicted. It needs to be put in jail 07.12.2017