The Chairman of the Central election Commission of Ukraine Mikhail Okhendovsky believes that some leaders of the National anti-corruption Bureau must be punished for their illegal actions.
«We can’t accept the fact that the activities of the NEB is outside the legal field of Ukraine, it should be returned into the legal mainstream. I am convinced that in this case, good will triumph over evil. Will prove that I am innocent of any offenses. And evil, which are the individual leaders of NABOO, is sure to be punished,» he told reporters on Monday January 16, reports «Interfax-Ukraine».
Okhendovsky called the case of the so-called «black accounting» Party of regions «midst a Facebook-laskovym».
«In the meantime, my defenders will focus on bringing to justice those individuals who are involved in the pressure on the head of the CEC, and the persons involved in the illegal bringing me to justice. We recently received a judgment which obliges the Prosecutor General to initiate appropriate criminal proceedings and to enter data in the Unified register of pre-judicial investigations», — he said.
As reported, on 13 December 2016 Stations at the airport «Borispol» employees of NABOO presented the message on suspicion in criminal proceedings about the so-called «black accounting» of the Party of regions. He is suspected of committing criminal offences under part 3 and part 4 of Art. 368 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (bribery in large and extra large sizes a person holding a very responsible position).
The total amount of bribes alleged by detectives to the suspect, is about 161,7 thousand dollars, that equivalent at the exchange rate of the National Bank of Ukraine at the time of Commission of crime was almost 1.29 million.
19 December, the CEC at its meeting adopted an appeal in which he indicated that the National anticorruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) raided on the night of 14 December in the office of the CEC head ohendovsky and violations of the law.
21 Dec Solomensky district court of Kiev chose Stations measure in the form of personal commitments until February 13, 2017: the head of the CEC may leave the territory of Ukraine only with the permission of the investigator. On the same day, the court refused to remove the stations from the post of Chairman of the CEC.
Okhendovsky: activities of the NEB is outside the legal field 17.01.2017