KIEV, November 8. /TASS/. The Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office has begun criminal investigation, where it will interrogate Minister of Energy and Coal Industry Yuri Prodan, Ukraine’s UNN reported on Saturday referring to its own source.
“A meeting of the Ukrainian Council for National Security and Defence on November 4 ordered investigators to open criminal proceedings and to interrogate Minister of Energy and Coal Industry Yuri Prodan. The criminal case is on embezzlement, misappropriation or taking possession of the property by abuse of office,” the agency’s source said.
The source said during the weekend the investigators will prepare all necessary paperwork to file an application to the court, so that it issued a warrant.
“The minister’s interrogation is due on Monday, November 10, and, possibly, by that time could be in place a warrant to arrest Yuri Prodan,” the source said.