Businessman Igor Chaika, the youngest son of Prosecutor General Yury Chaika, said the charges in his address the Fund of struggle against corruption (FBK) Alexei Navalny. “Your colleagues [journalists] bit by bit dismantled the publication, which was and they have come to the conclusion that the arguments, which lead by various people, are completely untrue” — he said in an interview with “Rain” at the St. Petersburg economic forum.
As notedseagull, law enforcement authorities in several countries, including the Russian, Greek and Swiss, said that the arguments of these publications “were not under the principle of existence”. In addition, the Russian journalists conducted their own investigation and “found no evidence” of illegal activity, said the entrepreneur. According to him, Yuri Chaika reacted to the investigation FBK “absolutely calm”.
In early December, the FCO has released an investigation of the business of the sons of Yuri Chaika. The authors doubted that the state of Igor and Artem Gulls was obtained only by lawful means. In the investigation mentioned about the foreign assets of the entrepreneurs, their alleged connections with the gang Tsapkov in the Krasnodar territory and the participation in a hostile takeover.
The FCO appealed to the Prosecutor’s office of Switzerland urging them to check whether the involved Artem Chaika in the activities of money laundering. However, the Department found no signs of involvement of the son of the public Prosecutor in criminal activities.
Prosecutor General Chaika has called the investigation FBK custom. A customer of the film, in his opinion, is head of investment Fund Hermitage Capital, William Browder, and behind it the security services”. Bulk “too hard” to make such an expensive film, said Chaika. The reason for the investigation, he found the breakthroughs of the Prosecutor General in the case of the withdrawal and theft of funds by Browder and his associates.