Pshonka and his son have Russian citizenship

2014-06-13 06:08 PM
Former Prosecutor General of Ukraine Viktor Pshonka a citizen of Russia.

This follows from the documents of the European Court in Luxembourg. Pshonka pozyvayetsya against the EU, requiring him to remove the sanctions, said “Deutsche Welle”.

Victor Pshonka and his son Artem May 30 filed a lawsuit in the European Court in Luxembourg with a demand to cancel the sanctions imposed against them by the Council of the European Union in early March.

former Attorney General, who is hiding in Russia with Viktor Yanukovych and others close to the former president of the Ukrainian investigation entities do not want to accept the fact that their accounts frozen in the EU.

a data base of the European Court, which contains information on all admitted to the proceedings made, in particular, data on the nationality of the plaintiffs. In the files of Victor and Artem Pshonok in the “nationality” is listed: Russia.

Instead, Yanukovych and his sons, and the father and son Azarov also in court seeking the removal of these sanctions listed Ukrainian citizenship .

According approved in April, the Russian law on simplified granting citizenship to Russian speakers to provide a passport or Russia want to live in Russia for five years or so that Russia was the place of residence of the parents.

If the former Ukrainian Prosecutor General is not subject to this law, it could grant citizenship by decree, Russian President Vladimir Putin. However, the decree in a database of legislation there. It is possible that Victor and Artem Pshonka have long had Russian passports.


Source article and comments
back

See more

In Crimea - about a dozen new searches of the Crimean Tatars

In Crimea, on February 12 last searches in the homes of the Crimean Tatars. Told the Crimean lawyer Emile Kurbedinov edition "Krym.Reapii."…

More

G7 Ambassadors made a statement on Ukraine - supported the government in fighting corruption

Ambassadors Group of Seven issued a statement in support of the Cabinet declared the basic objectives and principles of state policy.

More

Russia holds a ground military operation in Syria to support Assad - Media

Russian Soldiers involved in ground operations in support of Assad troops in the fight against the opposition.

More
Other news

The Council confirmed that the leader of "dill" Tsarev was assistant

The Council confirmed that the leader of "dill" Tsarev was assistant SVRU confirmed that the interim leader of "dill" Denis Borisenko was assistant odious former Regions Oleg Tsarev.

More

Poroshenko submitted to the Council three bills needed for visa abolition

President Petro Poroshenko introduced a package of three bills aimed at fulfillment of visa-free regime with the EU in combating corruption by identifying…

More

Militants fire tore open a new crossing point

Lugansk militants fired at the place of opening a new point of entry and exit in Golden, what tore it open.

More

In the occupied Donbas first sentenced to death

In the temporarily occupied territory of Donbass - the so-called "DNR" - a person sentenced to capital punishment - death.

More

The participants of the blockade tightened in Transcarpathia "titushky"

In the Transcarpathian checkpoint where activists do not pass in Ukraine Russian trucks begin provocation.

More