The leader of the party “civic position” ex-defense Minister Anatoly Gritsenko on Saturday, January 12, filed the necessary documents to the Central election Commission (CEC) for registration as a candidate in the presidential elections in Ukraine.
After that, the politician held a briefing for members of the media.
Opponents Gritsenko met the news with criticism on social networks. In particular, on the pages of Facebook community “Nalyvaychenko – our President” today there are fragments of the program “HARD” Natalia vlashchenko, where the former head of the SBU, publicly declares that the participation of Anatoly Gritsenko to the systemic weakening of the defense capability of Ukraine proved by the documents and calls the domestic security services to check when the former Minister of defense of Russia.
“People in positions of Ministers, Prime Ministers and presidents, traded with Russia, had the contracts for huge amounts and gradually sold the Ukrainian army – this is the position of influence of Russian security services in Ukraine. The largest theft of weapons, including the work of the Minister of defence Anatoly Gritsenko, for me, is a compelling reason to test the Ukrainian security services.
Also important question – whether, excluding trade in firearms and theft of money, and even cooperation with the Russian special services? Therefore, we need to declassify all relevant documents and to investigate this issue”, – said Nalyvaychenko.
According to policy, all economic and political “stuffing” on the part of Russia are made in order to discredit the patriot movement and to cast doubt on the European vector of Ukraine. Also, answering the question, Valentyn Nalyvaichenko has admitted that he believes the former defense Minister Gritsenko guilty to the embezzlement of Ukrainian army.
“In the documents that I have seen with fighters, are the signatures of Gritsenko. This indicates that he personally approved the contracts that were misappropriated Ukrainian army, land, assets and weapons”, – said Valentin Nalyvaychenko.
Earlier, Hrytsenko accused of involvement in the withdrawal from the Maidan, the Russian commandos. In particular, military expert Yury Kolesnikov said that the details of the stay in Ukraine of GRU Colonel Anatoly Chepiga need to ask is the ex-Minister of defence of Ukraine Anatoly Gritsenko. Himself Anatoly Gritsenko on 21 February 2014 he reported that he has organized the evacuation of Kiev of the Crimean “Berkut”.