The MP Onishchenko has filed a criminal case on suspicion of treason

На депутата Рады Онищенко завели уголовное дело по подозрению в госизмене

The security service of Ukraine (SBU) reported that he saw signs of treason in the activities of the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Oleksandr Onishchenko, under this article criminal case is brought.

“SBU sees in action the Alexander Onishchenko the signs of high treason. SBU conducts pre-trial investigation in criminal proceedings under article 111 (high treason) of the criminal code (the criminal code of Ukraine — ed.)”, — reported in the account Department at Twitter.

While law enforcement authorities did not show the Deputy the new suspect, as is the gathering of evidence to determine their validity.

The SBU suspects Onishchenko in preparation for the destabilization of the situation in Ukraine. Also, the secret service said that the Deputy allegedly received the passport of the citizen of the Russian Federation and prepares the “information attack on Ukraine”.

Onishchenko said in October that he had not received Russian citizenship.

Earlier in the anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office stated that against Onishchenko, a criminal case under article “theft of state property in especially large sizes”. According to militiamen, from January 2013 to January 2016 officials of a number of companies, including the company “Ukrgasdobycha” with the assistance Onishchenko, has received public funds by selling gas domestic production at a lower price. These actions caused damage to the state amounting to about $ 120.5 million, the investigation found about 20 people, some of them have been detained.

Rada gave its consent to criminal prosecution, detention and arrest of the Deputy Onishchenko in the “gas business”. He left Ukraine on the eve of voting in Parliament. Ukraine has addressed in the Interpol with the request to declare the wanted list Onishchenko.