The company "Ostchem" oligarch Dmitry Firtash returned "Naftogaz Ukraine" 3 milryady hryvnia.
This was during a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, informs "publicist".
"As a result of the criminal proceedings the Interior Ministry and our firm and clear action" Naftogaz Ukraine "received the full amount of debt the company" Ostchem ", owned by Dmitry Firtash - 3 billion hryvnia," - he said.
Yatsenyuk said that the company "Ostchem" Dmitry Firtash had before the National Joint Stock Company "Naftogaz of Ukraine" debt of 3 billion USD in 2010.
"The Ministry of Interior instituted criminal proceedings, arrested the company's assets" Ostchem ". And as a result of criminal proceedings and hard and clear actions, "Naftogaz Ukraine" has received the full amount of debt the company «Ostchem», which is owned by Dmitry Firtash ", - said Yatsenyuk.
The Prime Minister expressed gratitude personally to the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov, investigator and chairman of "Naftogaz Ukraine" Andrew Kobolyevu "because we turned the state of UAH 3 billion, which almost no one expected."
"This is a real fight against corruption. This is the real deoliharhizatsiya country. This is only the first step, but 3 billion hryvnia - a serious step, "- said Yatsenyuk.
Recall, April 2 the Interior Ministry opened a criminal investigation into the abuse of power by officials of himpredpriyaty «Ostchem» Dmitry Firtash. The case opened for embezzlement of state funds on a large scale - more than 2.3 billion USD.