Kiev. September 21. INTERFAX – the security Service of Ukraine jointly with Uman local Prosecutor’s office in Cherkasy region exposed in bribery of one of the members of the city Council and his assistant.
“The police found that the attackers demanded money from local businesses to a seamless trade during the Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashanah. Employees of SB of Ukraine has documented that the official demanded from the owner of a small business $300 for a commercial activity in the period of mass stay of Hasidic pilgrims in Uman. According to the secret service, the Deputy imposed a “tribute” the majority of retail outlets, service-oriented visitors”, – the press-the SB center of Ukraine on Thursday.
Field investigators of SBU detained the Deputy and his assistant near the Central city stadium during obtaining all sum of a bribe. Open criminal proceedings under part 3 St. 368 Criminal code of Ukraine. Continue the urgent investigative actions.