Enough to break the door: the President proposes to ban “masks-show” for business

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko stands for the open cooperation between business and law enforcement, chtob the security forces were breaking into offices and arranged “masks-show”. He said this during a meeting with representatives of domestic and foreign business in Kiev, the press service of the head of state.

“From what is now the suffering middle class? In the first place, unjust courts. Secondly, the pressure of the security forces. I think it’s time for this door to open. Learn to hear the business and work effectively with them”, – said the President.

According to him, he is willing to amend the legislation to regulate the operation of the business and law enforcement.


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“Tell me, why arrange “masks-show”? Why do first “mask-show”, and only then send a request to receive information? Can change the order. It will be more effective. Can’t a dozen law enforcement agencies take turns to knock on the door. Without even knocking, and to break open doors of the business. That is why the thesis about the creation of the financial investigation service is absolutely overdue,” – said Poroshenko.

The head of state stressed that he is determined to coordinate the interaction of law enforcement bodies and business.

As stated earlier, the General Prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko, searches at the large enterprises of Ukraine by the decision of the attorney General will be conducted with the permission of the management of GPU, at the enterprises of regional level and small business with the approval of the Deputy public prosecutors of regions and heads of local prosecution offices, respectively. Thus he intends to protect the business from hard raids by security forces.