Simonyan spoke about the last words of the speaker

The chief editor of RT Margarita Simonyan said the last word in court Alexei Ulyukayev. His speech she called “powerful”.


Simonyan believes a strong speech former economy Minister, accused of corruption. According to the journalist, she continues to adhere to its own views about the fact that people don’t have to sit in jail for those crimes that do not involve violence. In her opinion, there are enough other, more effective punishments.

The ex-Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev accused of receiving a bribe in the amount of two million dollars for the provision of the document authorizing the Rosneft’s acquisition of 50% of the securities of “Bashneft”. Official to plead guilty in this case is not considered.

Today he acted in the courtroom with the last word, where he repented of his hypocrisy, the disregard for the interests of ordinary people, calling the criminal case was a provocation, which was organized by Igor Sechin, “a specialist in bad deeds,” as it is called the speaker. Court of Moscow will announce a sentence to the former Minister on 15 December. The next 10 years he can spend in a colony of strict regime.