3 years of “legitimate” Yanukovych stole from their own country of $ 40 billion, – Petrenko

In less than 4 years that Victor Yanukovych held the post of President of Ukraine, he and his closest associates brought from Ukraine a colossal amount – $ 40 billion.

Such data shared by the Minister of justice of Ukraine Pavel Petrenko, betrays “Диалог.UA”.

He noted that the $ 1 billion that the Ukrainian authorities managed to confiscate Yanukovych and his accomplices, is only a small part of the stolen. The rest was derived through a complex corruption schemes in other countries.

Therefore, according to Petrenko, Ukraine needs to create a legal mechanism that would effectively confiscate withdrawn to other countries money.

Petrenko complained that the Supreme Radiochemo-tone in a hurry with the adoption of the bill, fearing it “like the plague”. “If not for this Parliament, another will take it,” stated the Minister.

We will remind, earlier”Диалог.UA” reported that the Ukrainian government will spend $ 1 billion confiscated from Yanukovych.