EU Ambassador to Ukraine commented on the situation around Nasirov

The national anti-corruption Bureau and the Specialized anticorruption Prosecutor’s office in the last days doing important work. This was stated by EU Ambassador in Ukraine Hugh Mingarelli, the press service of the EU delegation in Twitter.

“NABU and SAP are doing important work, especially in the last days; it’s nice to see when the courts resort to actions”, – the press service quoted the words of the head of the EU delegation.

According to Mingarelli, the fight against corruption is the main challenge for Ukraine and for this it is necessary to create specialized anti-corruption courts.

“The fight against corruption is the main challenge for this Ukraine needs a specialized anti-corruption courts… the New anti-corruption authorities of Ukraine should act independently, at stake is the future of the rule of law”, – the press service quoted the words of Mingarelli.

In addition, the EU Ambassador said it was important for the future audit of NABU was carried out by independent experts.

1/4 Mingarelli: #NABOO I #SAP to roblet wailevu robot, especially octane days; Prime baciti, if #judge udayutsya to di; @nab_ukr

EU Delegation UA (@EUDelegationUA) 7 March 2017

2/4 Mingarelli: borotba s #coruption — head call, zadlya tsogo #Ukraine potrebu speculatory #antikorupcijski.

EU Delegation UA (@EUDelegationUA) 7 March 2017

3/4 Mingarelli: Novi #antikorupcinio #Ukraine povinn date square at stake — the future of the rule of law; @nab_ukr

EU Delegation UA (@EUDelegationUA) 7 March 2017

4/4 Mingarelli: it’s important, scho maibutne #audit #NABOO provodimosti desalegn professionals; @nab_ukr

EU Delegation UA (@EUDelegationUA) 7 March 2017

Earlier, the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine pointed to the necessity of creation in Ukraine of an independent anti-corruption court. “The need for an independent anti-corruption court is obvious and is becoming more urgent,” – said in the message.

We will remind, on March 2, Novel Nasirova detectives NAB the suspect handed. He is suspected of abuse of office and embezzlement of public funds in the amount of over UAH 2 bn. The consequence considers that Nasirov wrongly provided several companies the possibility of tax liabilities in installments.

On 3 March, the Cabinet Nasirova was removed from the post of Chairman of the SFS, with responsibilities for the head office to the acting Deputy head of the GFS Miroslav Sold.

The court chose to Nasirov, the measure of restraint in form of detention for a period of 60 days, until April 30, 2017, with the possibility of bail in the amount of UAH 100 million.