Navalny has filed a lawsuit against Putin

The founder of the Fund of struggle against corruption (FBK) Alexei Navalny, the opposition activist announced on his website that he had filed in the Tver court of Moscow administrative statement of claim, the defendant is the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.

Navalny believes that the President broke Federal law “On combating corruption”, namely article 10 of the “Conflict of interest”.

Conflict of interest Navalny saw that the President had signed a decree on the allocation of funds from the national welfare Fund of the company SIBUR, among the shareholders which have Kirill Shamalov.

According to Reuters, in February 2013, the businessman Kirill Shamalov and Katerina Tikhonova, which the Agency called the daughter of Vladimir Putin, and got married.

At the large annual press conference in December, Putin replied to a question about Tikhonova, which the media had previously named his daughter. “I never discuss issues with my family. They (my daughters. —) not doing business and not in politics, they will not grow”, — said the President.