Pictured on Dec. 3, 2013 in parliament, then-Prime Minister Mykola Azarov reacts after lawmakers voted to accept his resignation.

Photo by Kostyantyn Chernichkin

Italian prosecutors in Milan are asking to try the son of Ukraine’s fugitive prime minister Mykola Azarov for creating a fake company to launder money. The money was allegedly received by the Azarov family as a bribe from former chief of staff under Viktor Yanukovych, Andriy Klyuyev, for appointing him as a vice prime minister.

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