Representatives of the State Bureau of investigation was handed to the President of the summons of the former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, a new questioning about the illegal movement of cultural property across the state border.
This was reported by the press service of the RRG.
Were also carried out investigative actions in the Ivan Honchar Museum, which displays paintings from the family collection of Peter Poroshenko.
“However, the administration of the Museum and other individuals impeded the investigation. Given the events that took place at the Museum, for the proper carrying out necessary investigative actions involved a special unit of the State Bureau of investigation. In the performance of duties of the special unit of any physical force was not used”, – stated in the message.
To serve the summons in the premises of the Museum Gonchar staff RRT decided because Poroshenko stubbornly ignored calls for questioning. Learning about the location of the former President, the investigators went to the address, however, Poroshenko learned of the departure of UIR officers, quickly left the Museum, leaving behind a wife.
“Petro Poroshenko, learn about the possible arrival of investigators RRT, left his wife and left the Museum. It is published as a relative of a witness in accordance with the requirements of the code of criminal procedure and received a summons for another interrogation. Please note that the actions of the employees of RRT was carried out in accordance with the Criminal criminal code,” – said the representative of the RRG.
The authority previously reported that at 11:00 on may 26, Poroshenko is expected for questioning on charges of illegal moving pictures across the border. Meanwhile, the party “European solidarity” at that time, publicly stated that Peter is at the opening of the exhibition of paintings of artists with Ukrainian roots, which is owned by his family. In the event Poroshenko also invited law enforcement officers. However, the RRT reported that “the most valuable item would be the documents that are right at the entrance and which contains the originals of customs declarations for all 43 works, a list of these works and the payment order for payment of these works.”
A little later, the party Poroshenko with reference to the co-Chairman of the faction “European solidarity” Arthur Gerasimov said that the UIR officers broke into the Museum by storm, and the Director of the Museum reported a broken door.
In the RRT denied the assault on the Museum of a name of Gonchar. Video: YouTube / the State Bureau of investigation