Peskov: Putin at a meeting of the Council on the fight against corruption will indicate the orientations to work


STAVROPOL, January 25. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, January 26, will hold a meeting of the Council for countering corruption. “In General, there are ways to improve the fight against corruption be considered, the assessment will be given during the President’s speech, and in speech (the head of administration of the Kremlin) by Sergei Ivanov, the fact that over the past period was made, – told reporters the President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov. Identified benchmarks for the future, based on the fact that this work is not in place”.

The press service of the Kremlin said that the presidential Council for countering corruption will be discussed the issues of confiscation of property of officials who can’t prove their legitimate origin.

“The main topic of discussion will be further measures to improve state policy in the field of combating corruption”, – noted in press service. “It is assumed that as the main directions of further work, the Council will determine the development of the Institute of conflict of interest, as well as the recovery in civil proceedings of property of citizens subject to the law on the control of expenditure – in the absence of his owners evidence of its legal origin”, – stated in the message.

In meeting will participate the head of the Russian presidential administration Sergei Ivanov, Russian Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika, Chairman of the accounts chamber Tatyana Golikova and the head of the Federal service for financial monitoring Yuri Chikhanchin.