The head of the Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office of Ukraine Nazar Golodnitsky, commenting at a briefing on Friday regarding an alleged «leak» of information of the investigation the mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov declared that will insist on the publication of full records of conversations recorded by wiretapping in his office. It is reported by the correspondent of the edition «GORDON».
«Concerning Trukhanov… I want and will insist during the consideration of this disciplinary complaint (Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko asked qualification and disciplinary Commission of prosecutors to consider the question of dismissal of Holodnitsky. – «GORDON») disclose all of these records are based on such statements. Leak Trukhanov… you Know, I’ve renewed suspicion because of deficiencies that were there. Under suspicion Trukhanov is my signature… We now will show clippings from conversations, but I insist that we hear the whole conversation completely and action (not words but action) that followed this conversation,» said Holodnitsky.
He stated that he is «confident» in his actions.
Anti-corruption Prosecutor denied that he was allegedly aware of the best Trukhanov abroad before it learned the result.
«It is not true. We are guided only by the information of the investigation and the state border service, which provides this information,» said Holodnitsky.
Today the Director of the National anticorruption Bureau of Ukraine Artem Sytnik declared that wiretapping in the Cabinet of Holodnitsky recorded as he leaked information about impending searches and put pressure on officials. According to the head of NABOO, these data, in particular, involved the investigation against Trukhanov, which is a consequence suspects of involvement in a scheme to damage the local budget of Odessa.
First, the tapping of NABOO in the office of Golodnitsky reported «Ukrainian Pravda» on 21 March. Then the head of SAP said that it was a provocation, and assured that no one can force him to resign. Sytnik, commenting on the situation, said that «journalists write something that, frankly, a fantasy novel just resting».
On March 24, the General Prosecutor of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko has informed that the audition of the head of the SAP was authorized by the court.
March 28 the source of the «Ukrainian news» in GPU reported that the Holodnitsky can be arrested. Press Secretary of the Prosecutor General Larisa Sargan called it «rumors, which makes no sense to comment on.»
March 29 Sytnik confirmed that the NAB is conducting an investigation in respect of Golodnitsky, noting that his Department cooperates with the General Prosecutor’s office.
Today, the PGO said that Holodnitsky did not come for questioning, noting that he had to take away the voice.
Holodnitsky about the alleged «leak» of information Trukhanov: Under suspicion he is my signature 30.03.2018