Oleksandr Shatsky told 112 Ukraine TV channel that the Prosecutor General’s Office launched campaign to fire him
He says that initially Yuriy Lutsenko, the Prosecutor General of Ukraine, offered Shatsky to quit. After that a blackmail took place, he was even threatened by imprisonment.
Yuriy Lutsenko is building as he sees it fits. He dismisses present prosecutors, now it’s my turn. First I was offered to leave, I refused. He offered that after one meeting and one interview with me. There were no other interviews. Then the head of the office demanded I left, that the check was to follow and I could come in jail,” – announced Shatsky.
Earlier SBU checked the activity of Zaporizhia region prosecutor’s office and revealed violations, which led to the security leakage.
Later some Ukrainian media published that the Ukrainian General Prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko is preparing an order to fire the Prosecutor of Zaporizhia under the suspicion of disclosure of secret information.
At the same time the sources of the news agency Ukrainian News informed that the Zaporizhia region prosecutor submitted his resignation. Later on October 4 the Prosecutor General’s Office revealed a number of violations in the activity of Zaporizhia region prosecutor’s office.