The Armed Forces of Ukraine received a helicopter and a plane used by the family of the godfather of Russian President Vladimir Putin, MP Viktor Medvedchuk, reported in the attorney general’s office.
The helicopter and the plane were earlier seized, the property was confiscated and transferred to the use of the military.
Viktor Medvedchuk is the chairman of the political council of the Opposition Platform – For Life party banned in Ukraine. He was charged with a number of charges, including under articles of treason and assistance to terrorist activities.
He was under house arrest, but on February 26, the National Police were instructed to check the presence of Medvedchuk at the address where he is under house arrest. However, he was not there. On March 18, the court arrested the politician in absentia. On April 12, he was detained by the Security Service of Ukraine. The investigation into the treason case has been completed and submitted to the court.
In April, a court in Lvov arrested 154 objects of movable and immovable property of Medvedchuk and his wife Oksana Marchenko. These are 26 cars, 30 land plots, 23 houses, 32 apartments, 17 parking spaces and a motor yacht, as well as shares in authorized capitals in 25 companies. In June, the court arrested a railway dining car with furniture and 279 paintings by Medvedchuk.
“Putin’s godfather”, “the right hand of the Kremlin in Ukraine”, “the gray eminence of Ukrainian politics”. Who is Viktor Medvedchuk: