The recently announced information about the relations of the Ukrainian officials with the American political strategist Paul Manafort became the new National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU).
It on a press-conferences were reported by the Director of NABU Artem Sytnik, RBC-Ukraine online reports.
Sytnik said that NAB continues to investigate relations between the Ukrainian officials Manufactum. As announced recently in the media of the information was new to NABOO.
“When the materials that journalists called “barn book”…she appeared in NABOO after the MPs and former employees of the SBU presented these materials publicly. In these materials featured the name of Manafort. Later there were many queries from the media, was the resolution of a detective who investigated at the time the case. NABU gave a confirmation of this surname appears. The consequence of this, for me personally, there were two claim for recognition of their actions illegal and a criminal case of interference in the U.S. presidential elections,” – said Sytnik.
According to him, the priority of the NAB in the investigations are the only incumbents.
“That is, officials who are under investigation with the NAB. Basically, there appeared the names of former officials. And at some point in Manafort is not subject defendant NABOO. Actions which he was charged, as far as I know, associated with tax evasion, money laundering. But the information was now made public, we about it did not know before. This is the latest information. We analyze it”, – he added.
Sitnic said that the case was transferred to the Department of special investigations of the GPU.
“As the case moves to intervene in the election, I don’t know, but this information is fresh and it is quite interesting. So we now start to study it,” – said Sytnik.
As reported, the cooperation of the Ukrainian politicians on the American political consultant Manafort in the court of the United States proved, and the U.S. Department of justice to investigate further.