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"The gas king" of the Caucasus declared determination to justify oneself


The advisor to director general of the Gazprom mezhregiongaz company Raul Arashukov arrested on the case of establishing a criminal organization and plunder of gas is ready to answer any questions of the investigation. It was said by the lawyer Vladimir Postanyuk in Moscow City Court on consideration of the complaint to arrest of the gas worker, Interfax tells. According to him, from the date of detention, on January 30, Arashukov who in media is called "the gas king" the investigator never met though he is ready to answer any questions, "to give explanations on everything", "is ready to justify itself". Arashukov told court that he "does not know for what sits", he does not consider himself the guilty person. Moreover, the gas worker reported that for several days he knew about the forthcoming detention, but did not disappear. In this regard he asked to change it a measure of restraint to house arrest or pledge, RIA Novosti notes. However the Moscow City Court recognized as lawful the decision of Basmanny Court of the capital which arrested Raul Arashukov. It will remain in the pre-trial detention center till March 30. Raul Arashukov is a father of senator from KChR Rauf of Arashukov accused of participation in an organized criminal group and two murders. Materials on teme00:04 — on February 4 "Everywhere at it were the people" the Gas king of the Caucasus stole billions and eliminated objectionable. His fellow countrymen knew, but molchali00:05 — Today "Arashukov just burst into tears" Fellow countrymen accused him of murders. Having been frightened of exposure, he sent senator to Sizovmeste with it five top managers of the gas enterprises among which there is Arashukov Sr. nephew are in custody. Three more defendants in the case are put on the wanted list, including his son-in-law.7 of February left Moscow City Court under arrest of senator Arashukov Jr. At a meeting he complained that it was placed in one cell with the terrorist sentenced to 18 years. The member of the Federation Council was detained during the meeting of the upper house of parliament on January 30. He is accused of the organization of murders of the deputy head of Adyge-Hase youth movement Aslan Zhukov and the adviser to the president of KChR Fral Shebzukhov. Impute to his father creation of the organized criminal group which stole since 2002 natural gas at Gazprom for 31 billion rubles. Feedback with department "Law enforcement agencies":

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