The court postponed the appeal on Martynenko

The appellate court of Kiev postponed consideration of the appeal of the prosecution regarding ex-people’s Deputy Nikolay Martynenko on may 12, reports UNN.

The judge said that the complaint of the Prosecutor’s office the decision of Solomenskiy district court of Kiev, the refusal to apply remand in custody Martynenko postponed to may 12.

We will remind that today at 13:00 scheduled meeting on the same subject in the court of Appeal in respect of the first Deputy Chairman of the Board NAK “Naftogaz of Ukraine” Sergey Fracture.

As reported, on 20 April, the detectives NAB and SAP prosecutors detained two individuals – the former people’s Deputy of four convocations, the former head of the Parliament Committee on fuel and energy complex Martynenko and one of his accomplice on suspicion of committing crimes under part 1 of Art. 255 (creating criminal organization) and part 5 article 191 (assignment, waste of property or taking to them by abuse of official position) the Criminal code of Ukraine.

Law enforcement officers suspect them of committing embezzlement of the funds of GP “VostGOK” $17,28 million through illegal detention and execution of the contract of purchase and sale of uranium concentrate SE “VostGOK” across the Austrian intermediary company Steuermann. SAP requires to elect Martynenko suspect the measure of restraint in form of detention for 60 days with the alternative of payment of the Deposit, UAH 300 million.