For 15 MPs and four Ministers want to take Martynenko on bail

About wanting to take the former people’s Deputy Nikolay Martynenko on bail was made by 15 MPs and 4 Ministers.

This was stated by the lawyer Petro Boyko, informs UKRINFORM.

The defense filed a motion to withdraw from custody Martynenko and election to it measures of protection in the form of personal responsibility.

Before this court rejected the lawyers in the petition for the immediate release of the former MP.

The defense insisted that Martynenko was detained illegally, the prosecutors insisted on the presence of risk of escape of ex-MP, which will be announced later during the provision of explanations.

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We will remind, on April 20, detectives NABOO and SAP prosecutors arrested two people —former Deputy Mykola Martynenko and his accomplice Sergei Fracture on suspicion of forming a criminal organization and of misappropriation and embezzlement of property per SE “VostGOK” damages in the amount of 17.28 million dollars. The detainee it is reported about suspicion. Now the issue of election of a measure of restraint.

According to investigators, in 2013-2016 Martynenko, using official position, had any involvement in the creation of a criminal group that embezzled public funds. SE “Eastern mining and processing plant” signed a contract with the intermediary company controlled by the former MP, for the supply of uranium concentrate at inflated prices. In the NEB noted that as a result of this transaction the state was damaged by 17.28 million US dollars.

Mykola Martynenko said that the charges against him was fabricated at the direction of the Director of NABU Artem Sytnik.