On October 28, the Supreme Anti-Corruption Court of Ukraine will convene for a hearing in order to consider the National Anti-Corruption Bureau’s new lawsuit against former Deputy Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleg Gladkovsky. This was reported by Gladkovsky's lawyer Ruslan Volynets, UNN reports.
"The hearing will be held in the Supreme Anti-Corruption Court of Ukraine at 9:30," the lawyer said.
According to Volynets, on the same day, he will go to another court where the consideration of his appeal on the pre-trial restrictions on Gladkovsky in another case to be heard.
As we reported earlier, on February 25, journalist investigations Bihus.Info, Nashi Hroshi program alleged that Ihor Gladkovsky, the son of Poroshenko's close ally Oleh Gladkovsky, deputy secretary of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC), organized a corruption scheme to smuggle spare military-equipment parts from Russia in 2015.
State defense facilities purchased the smuggled spare parts from private companies linked to Gladkovsky and his friends at highly inflated prices. Ukroboronprom state concern knew the origin of the smuggled parts but agreed to purchase them.
Ihor Gladkovsky, along with Vitaliy Zhukov and Andriy Rogoza were supplying smuggled Russian components and components from the Ukrainian military units through straw companies at prices 2-4 times higher than market ones.