1st Deputy Chairman of SBU - the head of the main administration for the battle with illegal activities of officials and organized crime of the Central management Victor Trepakov confirmed that he resigned, according to his statement, the main reason for this operation is the inability to effectively fight against illegal activities of officials, as long as the head of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine is Viktor Shokin.
"in reality, I filed two reports on the dismissal. 1st - October 29, addressed to the head of the SBU. I acted in Accordance with existing Service rules: the Deputy head submits a letter of resignation to the President, and the head on the basis of making a representation to the President who issues the relevant decree. By analogy with the procedure for the appointment to this position. Afterward as since the filing of the report after ten days and it was not proper reaction, November 9, I filed a second report was specifically addressed to the President, "said the Trepakov in a statement released on the First day of the weekend-an interview with the weekly" mirror of the week. Ukraine ".
The Trepakov said that currently He is on sick leave. He also said that prior to the filing of the report on October 28 He met with the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. The subject of conversation was, as well as among them, and the case of the so-called "diamond of prosecutors" (convicted of bribery prosecutors, who found the diamonds).
"I asked to dismiss me from a post" in connection with impossibility of performance led me in a special division act defined the legislative objectives to prevent bribery and organized crime because of the tenure of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine V. N. Shokina ". This is the main reason for my decision. Though not the only one ", - He told.
first of certain elected representatives of the Rada began collecting signatures on a draft resolution on dismissal of the Prosecutor General Shokina. In Kiev also held rallies with a demand to dismiss the current head of the GPU. Shokina blame the unwillingness to fight illegal activities of officials, as well as among them in their own Ministry.