The St. Petersburg Prosecutor's office after the Deputy's request will check for placement of extremist materials page dedicated to the Ukrainian volunteer battalion "Azov" social network " Vkontakte ", informs on Wednesday a press-service of the party " Fair Russia ".
"Deputy head of the state Duma on security and countering bribery Dmitry Gorobtsov received from the state office of public Prosecutor response to the appeal about the conduct of the audit of the accounts of the Ukrainian shelf" Azov ", – notified on the Internet representation of the party.
"Given that the arguments set out by the head of the inferior Prosecutor's office decision be taken to ensure prompt response to potential crimes to the Prosecutor of St. Petersburg entrusted to build up the verification of reported information and to inform You about the results. The task is controlled ", – cites the press service of the party. On 2 November it was announced that the Staff of the FSB and the Bureau of criminal investigation of MIA of Russia tied 10 participants of the Ukrainian nationalist battalion " Azov ", which illegally imported and sold in the Russian Federation, the weapon, the proceeds went to Ukraine for the payment activities of the group. Behavior fighters of "Azov" first caused resentment not only in DNR, LNR or Russia, but even in the US. On June 12 the US Congress has forbidden to teach men "disgusting neo-Nazi battalion" Azov ". For its part, the leadership of the regiment was surprised and outraged adopted amendments. Later the head of the Ministry of defense of Canada Jason Kenney has stated that the country will conduct the training and to assist the Ukrainian ultra-nationalist battalion " Azov ", calling the gathering "black sheep" in Ukraine. At the end of July it was declared that the Polish police are interested in photos of Ukrainian neo-Nazi, a member of the battalion " Azov ", in which he shows the Nazi greeting gesture on the background of the concentration camp Majdanek, located within the city of Lublin. The Azov battalion, then deployed to the regiment, was recruited mostly from neo-Nazis – from Ukraine, from Russia, countries of near and far abroad. Battalions " Azov ", " Aidar ", " Donbass ", "Dnepr-1" and "Dnepr-2" financed by the oligarch and former Governor of Dnepropetrovsk region Igor Kolomoisky, against whom in Russia prosecuted under the criminal code according to the paragraph " use of prohibited means and methods of warfare ".