54 million 267 thousand dollars, which previously belonged to ex-president Viktor Yanukovych, were transferred to the State budget. Larysa Sarhan, the press-secretary of the Prosecutor General’s Ofice of Ukraine, reported this on Facebook.
“Today, February 22, the amount of 54 million 267 thousand dollars was transferred to the bank account of the State Treasury of Ukraine”, - Sarhan wrote.
Larysa Sarhan also pointed out that the Yuriy Lutsenko reported a week ago that “with the help of the International Cooperation Department of the Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine, there had been opened the way to implement the court verdict on confiscation of the criminal organization of Yanukovych’s times at the amount of 54 million 267 thousand dollars, which will be transferred to the bank accounts of the State Treasury of Ukraine to support the Ukrainian military very soon”.
As we reported earlier, the Court of Appeal of the Cherkasy region transferred almost $55 million to the state budget within the framework of the special confiscation process.
According to the Prosecutor General, they will spend this money on new missiles, anti-tank guided missile launchers, armored vehicles, fire control systems.