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In the party "European solidarity" announced the surveillance Poroshenko

Co-Chairman of the faction "European solidarity" Arthur Gerasimov at a briefing on Friday stated that unknown persons are engaged in illegal surveillance of the ex-President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.

The chief of the second Department of the state Bureau of investigation Vadim Primacom June 10, announced that investigators presented the ex-President of the country Poroshenko a written message that he became a suspect in one of criminal cases. As explained in the press service of the Ministry, Poroshenko is suspected that he forced the head of the foreign intelligence Service to appoint held the position of chief of the Kiev Department of security Service of Ukraine Sergey Semochko the Deputy head of the foreign intelligence Service. Poroshenko and his lawyers refused to accept the suspect and the lawyer of the former head of state Ilya Novikov believes that the attorney General's office illegally gave to his client the notice. According to the office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine, the investigators are preparing a petition for the arrest of the former President.

"For Petro Poroshenko conducted unlawful surveillance," said Gerasimov. The broadcast led TV Direct.

He noted that on Thursday near the house Poroshenko was fixed three cars with unknown persons, who refused to identify themselves. Thus, according to Gerasimov, the database of license plates numbers that were on the car, is not fixed. However, he added that the party "European solidarity" requires the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky to explain who is allowed to monitor Poroshenko. "We appeal to Zelensky... to answer, who is this illegal surveillance," said Gerasimov.

In July 2018 Semochko, who held the position of head of the Kyiv Department of the security Service of Ukraine, was appointed Poroshenko, first Deputy head of the foreign intelligence Service.

In early October of 2018 came out journalistic investigation Bihus.info where it was alleged that in the years 2015-2017, during the conflict in the Donbass, family Semochko without having any major legal income, bought a mansion in one of the most expensive suburban settlements - the village of Kozin near Kiev - worth several million dollars. Also in the investigation said that the family "of Ukrainian intelligence and counterintelligence" Semochko listed in the databases of taxpayers of the Russian Federation. Subsequently, the counterintelligence of SB confirmed the presence of Russian citizenship to the wife of Semochko. Poroshenko in April 2019 fired Semochko.

The law on the abolition of the Constitution the immunity of deputies entered into force in Ukraine on 1 January of the current year. In particular, amendments were made to the legislation on the procedure of bringing to criminal responsibility, detention, arrest and investigative actions in respect of members of Parliament. Now you do not need to vote in Parliament and obtain the consent of Parliament. According to the law, to enter data in the Unified register of pre-judicial investigations on Commission of offenses a Deputy is only entitled to the attorney-General. The national anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and the Specialized anticorruption Prosecutor's office (SAP) urged President Vladimir Zelensky to veto this law. According to Ukrainian legislation, the Prosecutor General of Ukraine itself presents a written report about the suspicion to a member of Parliament, or may instruct the prosecutors to do it.