Appeal court of Kyiv dismissed the appeal of Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor on the decision of Solomenskiy district court for the detention of the figurant "Affairs of the backpacks" – the son of interior Minister Alexander Avakov Arsen Avakov.
The court rejects SAP appeal on the measure of restraint son Avakova it from a hall of court the correspondent mediaUA.
Apelaciones the decision of the court not subject to appeal. Alexander Avakov left the courtroom without comment.
As previously reported, the SAP was asked to choose a measure of restraint in form of detention with the alternative of UAH 5 million bail.
We will remind, on October 31, 2017 National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine conducted searches of the son of the Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov.
In February 2016, published a video shot with a hidden camera on which the person similar to the son of interior Minister Arsen Avakov Alexander discusses with a man like the ex-Deputy Minister Sergey Chebotar delivery of backpacks for departments at an inflated price.
The dialogue in the video dated December 2014 and in February 2015 MIA really bought backpacks 16.5 mln.
The Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov has rejected any accusations of involvement in his family for the purchase of backpacks.
The interior Ministry National anti-corruption Bureau called political and not legally justified.
"It is obvious that there are certain external and internal forces, the intention of which is the restoration of the old corrupt system of "protection" and "dogovornjakah". National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine is a political and not a legal activity, which is unacceptable and requires immediate correction," - said in the Ministry.
The national anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine declared suspicion to the three defendants in the "case of the backpacks".
November 1, the Solomensky district court of Kiev chose a measure of restraint to the defendant in the "case of the backpacks" - the son of interior Minister Arsen Avakov Alexander in the form of personal commitments. Former Deputy Minister of internal Affairs Cebotari also released under the personal obligation. The court also released under the personal obligation of the third defendant in the "case of the backpacks".