Ex-People’s Front party lawmaker Mykola Martynenko during considering the issuance of his arrest warrant in Kyiv’s Solomyansky Court on April 21, 2017.

Photo by Volodymyr Petrov

Swiss prosecutors have charged a former Ukrainian lawmaker with money laundering as part of an international corruption probe.

Federal prosecutors in Bern said Dec. 20 that Mykola Martynenko and an unidentified second Ukrainian are accused of laundering 2.8 million euros ($3.1 million) through Switzerland and an offshore company registered in Panama.

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