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The Prosecutor General’s Office and the National Police on July 14 searched the offices of Ukraine’s Vesti media group as part of an embezzlement case against ex-Tax and Revenue Minister Oleksandr Klymenko.

The law enforcers launched its large-scale raid, complete with armored vehicles, on Vesti group’s office at Kyiv’s Gulliver shopping mall. The Vesti group includes the Vesti newspaper, Vesti radio and other assets.

Klymenko, who fled to Russia in 2014, is accused of transferring money stolen from the Ukrainian budget to offshore firms registered in Cyprus and the British Virgin Islands, and channeling them from the offshore companies to the accounts of a firm called UNISON and Vesti group, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said on Facebook.

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