The security service of Ukraine confirmed the fact of searches, a number of representatives of Pro-Russian public organizations, including the mother of ex-people’s Deputy from Party of regions Irina Berezhnaya. About it “Interfax-Ukraine”, said the speaker of the SBU Elena Gitlyanskaya.
“SBU is conducting a number of searches of members of Pro-Russian public organizations in the framework of criminal proceedings under part 1 of article 109 and part 1 of article 111 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (high treason)”, she said.
Answering the journalists ‘ question whether among these people, the mother of former Verkhovna Rada Deputy Irina Berezhnaya Elena Gitlyanskaya said Yes.
However, she clarified that the search is carried out in one of the rooms, which belongs to the former Deputy of the former mayor of Kiev Leonid Chernovetsky Irene Kilchytska, but this room rents Berezhnaya.
“To the lady Kilchytska no complaints,” – said Gilanskaya.
Earlier it was reported that representatives of law enforcement agencies carried out searches in the apartments of the ex-assistant of Kyiv mayor Irena Kilchytska and mother of former Verkhovna Rada Deputy Irina Berezhnaya, who not long ago died in a car accident. Supposedly looking for evidence of separatist activity.