#AceWorldNews – UKRAINE – September 30 – Ukrainian Prosecutor General Vitaly Yarema said Tuesday that a new criminal case on charges of abuse of office has been launched against ousted President Viktor Yanukovich, RIA Novosti said.
‘ Criminal Case Against Yanukovich for Using State Funds ‘
Prosecutors suspect Yanukovich of using state funds to create a special-purpose communication network on the basis of Ukrainian telephone monopoly Ukrtelecom.
The company was privatized in 2010-2011.
Under the terms of privatization, the network was to be financed by the owners, not by the state.