The Security Service of Ukraine conducts searches in the VS Energy group of companies that controls five Ukrainian oblenergos: Khersonoblenergo, Kirovogradoblenergo, Zhytomiroblenergo, Rivnooblenergo, Chernivtsyoblenergo. About it informs with reference to sources in the SBU.

Earlier, on November 11, the Pechersky District Court of Kyiv seized shares in strategic Ukrainian enterprises and securities, the ultimate owners of which are Russian citizens.

We are talking about the assets of a deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Alexandra BabakovaMember of the Russian State Duma Committee on International Affairs Evgeniya Giner and the so-called “thief in law” nicknamed Misha “Luzhnetsky” by Mikhail Voevodin.

In particular, shares in the charter capitals of five companies were arrested: Zhytomiroblenergo JSC (95.54%), Khersonoblenergo JSC (99.99%), Kirovogradoblenergo PJSC (72.9%), Chernivtsioblenergo JSC (96 .78%) and Rivnooblenergo JSC (93.24%).

These parts in different proportions are owned by VS Group Management LLC, the Dutch VS Energy International N.V. and Washington Holdings BV, which are merged into the VS Energy group.

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“In the course of the pre-trial investigation, it was established that on the territory of Ukraine, since 2001, and to the present time, he has been carrying out systematic illegal activities a criminal organization organized and represented by citizens of the Russian Federation and among the organizers of which are Alexander Babakov, Evgeny Giner and Mikhail Voevodin“, says the court decision.