SBU opened case against former Antonov management
The Security Service of Ukraine has opened criminal proceedings against the former head of Antonov State Enterprise for violation of the procedure for the supply of international goods subject to state control.
This was reported by the press service of the company “Ukroboronprom”, which includes the company.
“The Main Investigation Department of the Security Service of Ukraine is conducting a preliminary investigation into the criminal proceedings entered in the Unified Register of Preliminary Investigations on the basis of the results of the verification of the actions of the former management of Antonov State Enterprise. L criminal case was opened under Part 1 of Article 333 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine – “Violation of the established procedure” the implementation of international transfers of goods subject to state export controls “, according to the report.
The press service recalled that in May of this year, Ukroboronprom Group of Companies, on behalf of the Prime Minister of Ukraine, had verified individual episodes of the activities of the management of the state enterprise Antonov. On the basis of the results of the audit, numerous facts were discovered which testify to the inefficient management of a state enterprise; misuse of state property; Abuses and violations by the management of the company, which could lead to significant losses for the state and seriously damage the reputation of Antonov.
The results of the audit, as well as the elements containing signs of criminal offenses in the actions of the management of the company, were transferred for further evaluation and investigation to the law enforcement authorities.
It should be noted that on June 9, 2020, the state-owned company Ukroboronprom decided to end the powers of the president of the state-owned enterprise Antonov Alexander Donets. Alexander Los, vice president of design for the state-owned company Antonov, has been appointed on an acting basis.
SBU Ukrinform confirmed the opening of the production concerned, without providing details.
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As Ukrinform reported, in early June, the Ukroboronprom group of companies completed an audit of Antonov and transferred information on his findings to the Ukrainian Security Service and the National Agency for the Prevention of Corruption. The audit was conducted from April 27 to May 22, 2020 on behalf of the Prime Minister of Ukraine according to the Security Service of Ukraine, indicated in a letter from the Security Service of Ukraine on April 16, according to available information on “the harm to the national interests of Ukraine associated with inaction, consistent and unsystematic management actions of state enterprise leaders” Antonov “.
The results of the audit, as well as documents on the actions of the company’s management, containing signs of criminal offenses, were submitted for further evaluation and investigation to the departments responsible for applying the laws.
The audit report was also sent to the Verkhovna Rada Commission on National Security, Defense and Intelligence, the Cabinet of Ministers and the Office of the President.
Concern management also presented the act and the audit documents to the president of the aircraft manufacturers’ union.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru