Pounds of gold, silver and millions of “cash”: Avakov said that found when you searched ex-tax

During large-scale raids throughout Ukraine may 24 former officials of the Ministry of revenues and duties found a lot of cash and precious metals. This was stated by the Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov, reports “New time”.

The Minister announced only those findings which were seized.

“3.7 kg gold, 50 kg of silver, $ 5.5 million in cash, 3.8 million UAH, 280 million euros, “jewelry” etc. – is that taken. Against this background, when we talk about 96 billion hryvnias of losses, where the money goes not to the Treasury, and in the pocket Klimenko, Yanukovych and his comrades, the courts release these people under personal obligation,” – said the Minister.

Yesterday Arsen Avakov showed the bag with 3.8 million dollars “pocket money” ex-Governor of Lugansk region Alexander Antipov, which was discovered during the searches.

As reported, on may 24, the chief military Prosecutor of Ukraine Anatoly Matios, jointly with the Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov at a briefing in Kiev said about the conduct of the security forces large-scale anti-corruption operation. In particular, more than 1 thousand 700 police officers and about 500 military prosecutors conducted 454 search in 15 regions of Ukraine, with a simultaneous arrest of several individuals. the result was arrested 23 ex-official.