Volodymyr Zelensky’s minister stops in corruption crackdown

    Volodymyr Zelensky

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    Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky has actually vowed to root out corruption (Picture: Getty)

    Several senior Ukrainian authorities have actually given up after president Volodymyr Zelensky vowed a shake-up in the middle of accusations of corruption throughout the war with Russia.

    They consisted of Kyrylo Tymoshenko, the president’s deputy head of workplace, who had actually dealt with Mr Zelensky’s election project that assured to take on corruption.

    He had actually been under examination for his individual usage of high-end automobiles and was amongst authorities connected to the embezzlement of ₤ 5.7 million help allocated for the southern Zaporizhzhia area lastSeptember


    Mr Tymoshenko rejects the accusations.

    He asked to be eliminated of his responsibilities, according to a decree signed by MrZelensky No factor was offered.

    Deputy defence minister Viacheslav Shapovalov likewise resigned. Reports declare his choice was connected to a scandal including the purchase of food for Ukrainian militaries.

    Kyrylo Tymoshenko

    Kyrylo Tymoshenko posts a copy of his resignation from the president’s workplace (Picture: Telegram/Reuters)

    Deputy district attorney general Oleksiy Symonenko has likewise give up.

    The resignations follow the sacking of deputy facilities minister Vasyl -Lozynsky– implicated of taking a ₤322,000 kickback to repair reconstructing agreements. The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine called him part of ‘an organised criminal group’.

    Mr Zelensky stated he planned Mr Lozynksy’s sacking to send out ‘a signal to all those whose actions or behaviour violate the principle of justice’.

    Meanwhile, Russian shelling has actually eliminated one civilian and injured 2 near Bakhmut in the east. A female was eliminated and 3 others injured in the northern Sumy area.

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