The Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev is under the supervision of the Federal security service (FSB). About it reports “RIA Novosti”, citing a source in law enforcement bodies.
“The Minister was under surveillance by the security forces of the FSB more than a year, it is unknown whether initially suspicions against him, why blame him now, but in the development he was just more than a year”, — said the Agency interlocutor.
According to the source RBC familiar with the investigation, operational support of the case was conducted by Department of own safety of the FSB. The money was transferred to the Minister under the control of intelligence officers, “as was the case with the Governor of the Kirov region Nikita Belykh,” said the interlocutor of RBC.
Previously Investigative Committee opened against the head of the office of the speaker a criminal case for bribe reception in especially large size. According to investigators, on 14 November, the Minister has received $2 million for a positive assessment, given by the MAYOR, will allow for the acquisition by Rosneft of state-owned (50% stake) of “Bashneft”.
According familiar with the situation the source of “Interfax”, a bribe of $2 million, the receipt of which is suspected by the speaker, was transferred to him on Monday, November 14, under the control of law enforcement officers “during the investigative experiment”. According to the interlocutor of the Agency, claims to heads of the company “Rosneft” the investigation has not.