"In the last order of the ex-minister was due back in Thursday, December 27, to come to the military investigation department. Was only after the media reported that Serdyukov left the country, the relationship came out of his lawyer Henry Padwa, "- explained to him.
In addition, according to the source, the last minister insisted that investigators presented him questions in writing. "He alluded to the fact that, as head of the military department, signed up to 7 thousand documents a day. And so I do not remember all the facts and documents that interests consequence," — said the official. He did not rule out that the leak to the media about the fact that Serdyukov went abroad, was not random.
Serdyukov has handed over one of the "Amazons", the other is faithful
Also source said Serdyukov called for questioning after the testimony given to him by Catherine Smetanová — supernumerary criminal case "Oboronservis" made a deal with the investigation. Specifically, in the framework of this transaction, and she gave testimony to the former minister and other senior officials of the military.
According to the source, Smetana, who picked up the buyer to sell the property by the Ministry of Defence, has committed itself to reveal the entire scheme of fraudulent activities related to multiple objects under-price, also be referred to the officials who gave her the necessary instructions.
"In clear agreement with the signed agreement of cooperation, Smetana thoroughly knows everything he knows. As a result, it can reach a configuration preventive measure on a Myagenko not related to incarceration," — said the source, "Interfax".
Regarding the other main figure sonorous corruption case — former head of the Department of Property Relations of the Ministry of Defense Eugene Vasilyeva, the source said that it refers to the 51th article of the Constitution and refuses to testify investigation. "In fact, her testimony is no longer so important to gather evidence," — he concluded.
"The investigation was very correct," and planting should not be expected
Anatoly Serdyukov met with investigators in the building of the Head Military Investigation Department of Insurance: he arrived there at about 9:45, 15 minutes before the scheduled time, a car with tinted windows, reports "Herald". And after about an hour of ex-minister has left the building, and not allowing yourself to interrogate — enjoy the right not to answer questions without a lawyer.
In an interview to "Echo of Moscow" Henry Padwa confirmed that failed to accompany his own client as well as ill (went to college Sklifosovsky with acute colic) and other defenders of the rest abroad.
According to Padua, Serdyukov "appeared, said he was willing to testify. However, taking into account his right to give them a lawyer, asked to delay before the lawyer. Investigation was very correct, quiet, spoke a, that is his right and it will be implemented. For questioning did not take place. And they laid interrogation by 11 the number of the month of January. That's all finished. "
The ex-minister has not been translated into the category of the accused, the witness left, as presented recently in the comments BFM.ru Alexander Gofshtein, lawyer so-called "mistress" Serdyukov Evgenia Vasilyeva. He also said a client of his own: "It is completely a stand — pleaded not guilty, as have not committed any crimes."
And on Friday, deputy chief editor of PH "Kommersant" Ilya Bulavinov expressed the view that the interrogation is unlikely to be followed by planting. "You could say that the main lawyer sovereign Serdyukov stands at the moment, President Putin. At least three times, he said, that claims to Serdyukov no" — he recalled in the comments "Kommersant FM".
"The fate of the former minister of defense is dependent on the political governance of the country. If you will be given a sanction for that, then maybe he will go to the rank of the suspect and he will be brought against any charges. Now reason to talk about the fact that the attitude to Serdyukov with by Putin or Medvedev changed, no ", — concluded Bulavinov.