The Attorney-General of Ukraine Victor Shokin is connected with «diamond prosecutors» - Vladimir Shapakin and Alexander Korniyts.
It on Thursday, March 24, was declared by the Deputy Attorney-General David Sakvaralidze, transfers «RBC - Ukraine».
- This business (on charge Korniytsa and Shapakina - PN) - practically Rubicon oppositions of old and new system, a symbol of new Ukraine, this business of the Maidan. All have become isolated on this business because Victor Shokin acts in this case as the most ardent lawyer and the defender Korniytsa and Shapakina - the people who are brought closer to him, - Sakvarelidze has reported.
He has added that Korniyets managed Shokin's affairs.
- There is information that some time he was his driver. It is proved by the concrete documents withdrawn from Korniyts's house during a search which attach Victor Nikolaevich Shokin to the accused Korniytsu, - he has added.
We will remind, before Sakvarelidze has declared that The State Office of Public Prosecutor conducts large-scale approach on his team.
It is known that on July 6 staff of the State Office of Public Prosecutor and Security service Shapakina and Korniytsa have detained on suspicion of receiving 3 million hryvnias of a bribe. Also the businessman suspected of mediation has been detained. On July 7 all three have been taken into custody with a possibility of bail of 3,2 million hryvnias.
We will note, on July 16 the Attorney-General of Ukraine Victor Shokin the order I have dismissed from bodies of prosecutor's office deputy chief of the Head investigative department of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine Vladimir Shapakin and deputy prosecutor of Kiev region Alexey Korniyts.