Checking service activities of the Deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine David Sakvarelidze the beginning of the General Prosecutor's office of Ukraine in connection With the discourse put forward to address allegations of embezzlement of public money, said a source in the investigative authority.
"Employees of Department of internal security headed by the chief of the office of the General Prosecutor launched an investigation on 6 August ", - the report says the "Ukrainian national news" referring to a source in the Ukrainian Prosecutor General's office.
UNN emphasizes that Thursday Sakvarelidze summoned for questioning for questioning. He is suspected of embezzling public money during the testing of prosecutors. The position of Deputy General Prosecutor of Ukraine David Sakvarelidze has taken 16 February 2015 (previously, He worked in a similar position in Georgia). The Georgian authorities because of this, many times openly expressed dissatisfaction with the fact that Kiev gives refuge Saakashvili and his entourage. Then Sakvarelidze received Ukrainian citizenship. He also filed a petition to participate in the contest to head the anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine. In mid-July at a meeting With the head of state of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko Prosecutor General Viktor Shokin made a promise together With Sakvarelidze to fight against illegal activities of officials in the ranks of the Prosecutor General of the country. With July fifteen in Ukraine entered into force the new law " On Prosecutor's office ", which provides for the deprivation of the Prosecutor's office of General supervision, the transfer of investigative functions of the National Bureau of investigation, the provision of guarantees of the independence of prosecutors, develop independent of management of the prosecution of procuratorial organs of self-government, etc. at the end of may in the Prosecutor's office of Ukraine appeared the office of internal battle With illegal activities of officials, designed to investigate the crimes of employees of the Supervisory authority. It is, as said Sakvarelidze, subject only to the attorney General, his Deputy and the public. On 12 may, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the program of implementation of the principles of state anti-corruption policy in the country for 2015-2017. 23 October 2014, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the law On creation of the National anti-Corruption Bureau.