The Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Lutsenko declares that the deputy of the Crimean parliament from Party of Regions Alexander Melnik is involved in organized crime in the Crimea.
"As for Alexander Melnik, words of the Russian about it is an honest announcement of that we know: the citizen Melnik is involved in organized crime on the Crimean peninsula", - Lutsenko in interview of Komersant - Ukraine told.
Lutsenko told that in 2006 of the Ministry of Internal Affairs collected all necessary proofs "on group of the Miller on crimes of the middle 1990-x years, dug out corpses, carried out expertizes etc., delivered all of them to Kiev".
"And one of deputy public prosecutors within 48 hours didn't find opportunity to sign the petition in court about Melnik's arrest. As a result mister Melnik left from militia "бусика" and on foot went to Borispol, and from there went to Moscow. After that the starting signal went for Lutsenko's removal from a post of the head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs", - he told.
"When I returned to a position of the minister, it appeared that all his accomplices are condemned, and his business is removed in separate production and closed from - for absence of structure of a crime", - he added.
At the same time, according to Lutsenko, at present at militia "still is which - what фактаж" on Melnik.
"And in - the second as you know, the other day in Spain the suspect of murder of the first deputy chairman of the board of ministers of ARC Alexander Safontsev was detained. Who stands behind the order of this murder, we also know. Mister Melnik too knows it", - he told.
"Therefore I will repeat: performances of the Russian are honest announcements of intentions to prove that the law one for all", - was added by Lutsenko.
The minister answered a question as it regards an action of the Crimean "Golden eagle" which fighters the other day presented a jacket and brooms to the mayor of Simferopol Gennady Babenko:
"Yes, this situation... "Golden eagle" can't participate in any political actions. Even if fighters have sincere feelings to mister Babenko, it is inadmissible. I communicated about it with Gennady Moskal and today, by the way, received from the president an assignment of the corresponding tonality... Similar actions won't repeat any more".