In Zamoskvoretsky court of Moscow on Monday started debate of the parties on business of former Minister of economic development of Russia Alexei Ulyukayev, who is accused of receiving a bribe in 2 million dollars from the head of “Rosneft” Igor Sechin. The defendant, who today will give the opportunity to speak with the last word, in his own words appeared in court with a “very good” mood — bad have it like does not happen.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
Prosecutor Boris Neporozhny the court stated that the speaker finds fault completely proved. He referred to the testimony of the FSB General Oleg Feoktistov — the former head of the security service of Rosneft. According to the Prosecutor announced the testimony Feoktistova, head of the oil company Igor Sechin told him that the speaker after the deal “Bashneft” was asked to thank him in the form of “award”, showing two fingers. This was perceived as two million.
Feoktistov consulted with the Director of the FSB and received a specified amount in dollars for the operational experiment. From his words it appears that the speaker first called the office of “Rosneft”, insisting on meeting.
Neporozhny also noted revealed by the examination in conversation of the speaker and Sechin “linguistic and psychological” signs that between them there was an agreement on the transfer and they knew what was going on, and the speaker supported the clandestine nature of the conversation.
Why he went to “Rosneft”, the former Minister is not explained clearly, insisted the Prosecutor.
The speaker pleads not guilty. He says he thought if he handed over the bag noble luxury wine (experiment showed that he weighed more than 20 kg and was closed). Were during the investigation and trial under house arrest ex-Minister threatens till 15 years of imprisonment.
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