The state fiscal service (GFS) will be the main body that will deal with issues of movement of goods «to» and «from» certain regions of Donetsk and Lugansk regions (ORDA), whereas previously these issues were in the competence of the interdepartmental group.
On Thursday 26 January, the head of the security Service of Ukraine Vasyl Hrytsak, «Interfax-Ukraine».
«In early June 2015, a meeting was held on the territory of the ATO, which was attended by fiscal service, military service of law and order, the military Prosecutor’s office, SBU, the police, and signed the appropriate order. Now the order is cancelled, adopted a new decision, and to oversee (to obituaries – Ukr.) movement of goods will be the one who needs to do fiscal service of Ukraine», – said Hrytsak.
He noted that the SBU in the framework of its powers to deal with corruption by those officials who would violate controlling these shipments.
Hrycak recalled that at the time, SBU has begun work, blocking the channels of illegal trafficking through the line of collision of consumer goods and industrial groups, including, and coal, but later initiated the creation of interagency groups to remove the risks of corruption and to make the process transparent.
The head of the SBU expressed the opinion on inexpediency of a comprehensive ban on movement of goods to/from ORDO.
«There are really things that are vital to our economy. For our energy badly needed coal. But not SBU regulates who, how many, and what quotas will supply coal to Ukrainian government-controlled territory. Without coal we can’t really do, as far as I know from my colleagues from the Department of energy», – said Hrytsak.
Recall, January 25, veterans of the ATO blocked Railways Luhansk-Popasna in the trade blockade of the occupied regions of Donbas, the actions of the ATO veterans was blocked traffic of 12 trains with a total of 700 cars. Yesterday a post of the veterans of the ATO in railway Luhansk — Popasna tried to break through.
Now blocked one section of the railway Lugansk-Lysychansk — Popasnaya near cut Mining and gold.
Head of communication Department of the Main Directorate of the National police in the Luhansk region Tatyana Pogukai said that assessment of the actions of former members of the ATU and the people’s deputies, who blocked the railroad in Lugansk area on the boundary line, must give the security service and the Prosecutor General’s office.
Then the Prosecutor’s office opened proceedings on the fact of blocking a road in the Luhansk region. Press Secretary of Prosecutor’s office of Luhansk region Anna Zykovasaid that on 41-m kilometre of a stage, there are about 55 persons in camouflage uniforms, among which MPs Simon Semenchenko Pavel Kostenko Taras Shepherd, Vladimir Parasyuk. They were placed on the railway track three wooden «hedgehog» and blocked shipments that were moved in the uncontrolled Ukrainian government territory.
«Data on this fact are brought in eRDR with preliminary qualification on h 1 of article 279 of the Penal code, the blocking of transport communications by the device of obstacles which broke normal work of transport. The punishment envisages a fine of 50 to 150 non-taxable minimum, or correctional labor up to 2 years or arrest till 6 months or restriction of freedom up to 3 years», — reported in Prosecutor’s office.
The head of the SBU Basil Gritsak negatively regarded actions of people’s deputies had blocked part of the railway in the region, urged them to act by legal means.
A share of veterans of the ATO to block trade with groups temporarily controlling certain areas of the Donetsk and Lugansk regions, and criticized the head of the Lugansk regional military-civil administration Yuriy Garbuz. According to him, the protesters in Lugansk region blocked designed for the transportation of coal, empty cars, and the event threatens the energy security of the whole country.
Oversee the movement of goods to/from ORDO will be SFS, – Gritsak 26.01.2017