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MOSCOW, February 20 (Itar-Tass) - The Investigative Committee /SK/ on Wednesday questioned director of the Federal Agency for Fisheries Andrei Krainy in the criminal case over forgery in office /he allegedly backdated dismissal papers of his employee from the agency's northwestern department, who had been detained for bribery/, SK spokesman Vladimir Markin told Itar-Tass.
Krainy did not admit his guilt, blaming his subordinates for sluggishness.
"Krainy said he had signed the instruction firing the official on May 23, but that a human resources staffer registered it after May 25 /when the official was detained - eds Itar-Tass/," Markin said.