The Pechersky court of Kiev arrested former the first to the deputy minister of defense of Valery Ivashchenko.
As reported a press - service of the Prosecutor General's Office, the court made such decision on August 24.
Ivashchenko is arrested within criminal case which is excited and investigated by Military prosecutor's office.
The ex-the first deputy minister accuse of acceptance of an illegal decision on realization of property of Feodosiysky marine engineering plant, reports Regional committee with reference to the Ukrainian news.
Press - the service didn't specify, for what term Ivashchenko is arrested, having noted only that the measure of restraint is chosen for the period of carrying out a pretrial investigation on noted criminal case.
It is known that Ivashchenko since June 5, 2009 when the Minister of Defence Yury Ekhanurov was dismissed, till March 11, 2010 when the new government was created, held a position of the acting as the Minister of Defence.