In the SBU denied listening to Anatoly Gritsenko and other presidential candidates

В СБУ отрицают прослушивание Анатолия Гриценко и других кандидатов в президенты

The security service of Ukraine was not involved in the implementation of surveillance and bugging of the presidential candidates, including ex-defense Minister and leader of the party “Civic position” Anatoly Gritsenko, in whose office today was discovered listening devices, said the speaker of the SBU Elena Gitlyanskaya in your Facebook.

“Today, the address of the security Service of Ukraine has made allegations about illegal surveillance and listening from the two Presidential candidates. Realizing that with elections approaching, the number of such unfounded statements could increase, I want to put all points over “and”: the security Service of Ukraine with saying that no action, investigative or procedural nature, which would restrict the rights and freedoms of persons registered presidential candidates, is not carried out,” wrote Gitlyanskaya.

However, the speaker on behalf of the head of SBU Vasily Gritsak has declared that public safety will investigate the circumstances committed against candidates of offenses subject to the filing of their respective statements.

“… The head of the SBU Vasyl Hrytsak said that the Service is within its competence to examine all the circumstances that may indicate possible violations against candidates. This will do it as soon as possible and transparent to the public, for what is expected of the relevant statements and materials from the candidates for the Presidency,” she said.