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KIEV, September 14. /TASS/. Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko said a criminal case was opened against Interior Minister Arsen Avakov.
"I daily receive letters from several dozen people, including [Ukrainian anti-corruption center chief Vitaly] Shabunin, and on the basis of his letter I also launched a criminal case against… Interior Minister Avakov, because all are equal," Lutsenko said.
He did not specify what article the case was initiated under.
Earlier, Verkhovna Rada deputies repeatedly registered bills on dismissal of Avakov.