Became known why SBU carries out searches at offices “Yandex”

The security service of Ukraine (SBU) today, may 29, conducted searches in the offices of “Yandex. Ukraine” in Kiev and Odessa. About this on his page in Facebook said the speaker of the SBU Elena Gitlyanskaya.

“Really, the SBU conducts searches in the offices of a subsidiary of the Russian company “Yandex” in Kiev and Odessa. Investigations are in the framework of criminal proceedings opened under article 111 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (high treason),” wrote Gitlyanskaya.

We will remind, the Russian company says that is willing to provide law enforcement all necessary information.

Recall, may 18, the company “Yandex” has informed its partners in Ukraine that her account is locked. In the company’s office attributed the blocking of access to the accounts with the decree of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, which he has put into effect the decision of the Council of national security and defense of the country on the expansion of sanctions against Russian legal entities and individuals.

As you know, on may 16 the President of Ukraine enacted the decision of the Council of national security and defense dated 28 April “About the use of personal special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions)” against Russia.